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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAI 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+54.54% -8.33%
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
152 158 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.33% 10.05% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 86 54
Median daily rate £375 £420 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £29.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.28% +168.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £9.11 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 6 £425 -
WAI
England

WAI
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Mocha
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) Behat
1 7 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 7 (100.00%) Sass
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 7 (100.00%) Grunt
1 7 (100.00%) gulp
1 7 (100.00%) Twig
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins

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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Grunt
1 7 (100.00%) gulp
1 7 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 7 (100.00%) Mocha
1 7 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Digital Developer
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) CSS Developer
5 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Behat
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Sass
1 7 (100.00%) Twig
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
1 7 (100.00%) Progressive Enhancement
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland