The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 206
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
London

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
334 532 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.05% 9.16% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 411 429
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £650 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £85.50 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+256.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCAG across the City of London region.

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WCAG
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WCAG across the City of London region.

WCAG Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) RedDot
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (60.00%) Sass
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Content Management
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) RedDot