The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00
WAI
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.81% 2.94% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £406 £450 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +93.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £450 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim