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 31 May 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
31 May 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 the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £304 £295 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -18.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00
WAI
England

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
148 163 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.51% 9.99% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 94 57
Median daily rate £401 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £275 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £583 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 16
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 £14.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -14.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £11.36 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £16.83 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

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