The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 117 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing WCAG 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.045% 0.15% 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 2.68% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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 Hampshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
160 112 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.19% 5.74% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 55 66
Average daily rate £450 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.76% -6.57%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Struts
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) TeamSite
1 6 (100.00%) W3C
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) SEO
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) TeamSite
1 6 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Struts
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (100.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) SEO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP