The first table below looks at the demand for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £200 £281
% change year-on-year
+81.25% -28.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £31.25 -
% change year-on-year
-58.40% -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
64 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.08% 5.98% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 14
Average daily rate £325 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £545 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £15.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -1.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -2.77%
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East of England

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WAI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WAI 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 WAI.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WAI 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 WAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe