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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 164 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCAG 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £213 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +3.61%
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
345 580 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.14% 9.80% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 449 398
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £639 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £14.60 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 27 July 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) RedDot
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber

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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Sass
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) RedDot
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy