The first table below looks at the demand for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 76 58
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.94% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £248
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
44 68 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.40% 7.51% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 33
Average daily rate £355 £275 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% -29.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £9.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
WCAG
Scotland

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow