The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 82
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.069%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate - £251 £319
% change year-on-year
- -21.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
108 136 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.24% 9.06% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 76 36
Median daily rate £350 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £10.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +270.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £8.97 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £41.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +69.38%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WAI 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WAI.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Behat
1 8 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 8 (100.00%) LESS
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (100.00%) Grunt
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
1 8 (100.00%) gulp
1 8 (100.00%) Confluence
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) Protractor
1 8 (100.00%) Pixelmator
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Twig
2 7 (87.50%) Zend
2 7 (87.50%) Zend Framework
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Confluence
1 8 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (100.00%) Pixelmator
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Grunt
1 8 (100.00%) gulp
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
1 8 (100.00%) Protractor
1 8 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Zend Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Behat
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) LESS
2 7 (87.50%) Twig
2 7 (87.50%) Zend Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) BDD
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Service Design
4 4 (50.00%) Case Management
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Zend