The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 78
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.75% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
70 28 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.25% 5.68% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 25
Average daily rate £345 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £290 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.55 £12.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.52% -3.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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