The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 74 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.63% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
121 98 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.51% 7.66% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 54 28
Average daily rate £388 £425 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +20.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £565 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £8.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +142.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £14.00 £5.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £21.00 £11.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +17.14%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh