The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.36% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £125 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 - -
WCAG
South East

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.99% 11.23% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 3
Average daily rate £348 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £9.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Kent