The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £295 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.93 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.96%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
55 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.83% 9.33% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 18
Average daily rate £300 £370 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +90.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £194 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £542 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAI across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAI across the Birmingham region.

WAI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham