The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 49 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCAG 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.13% - 0.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.76% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
51 90 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.64% 11.44% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 60 30
Median daily rate £400 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £195 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Dojo
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) JBehave
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Gradle
2 4 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Artifactory
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Gradle
1 4 (66.67%) JBehave
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Ajax
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Dojo
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Linked Data
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) User Stories
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) RDF
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible