The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG 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 WCAG over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WCAG
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
227 212 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.94% 7.93% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 100 152
Average daily rate £406 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 21
Average hourly rate £21.75 £35.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.29% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £17.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.07 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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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 WCAG across the East of England region.

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WCAG
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 WCAG across the East of England region.

WCAG Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WCAG 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 WCAG.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Django
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WCAG 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 WCAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
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%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Django
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe