The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 125 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAI 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.084% - 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.80% - 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £275 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £283
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £10.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.93
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 of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
249 280 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.45% 10.94% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 168 137
Average daily rate £425 £363 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 30
Average hourly rate £45.00 £34.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% +82.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £13.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £45.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WAI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAI across the East of England region.

WAI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WAI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 2 £275 -
WAI
England

WAI
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WAI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAI.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WAI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore