The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 33 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.41% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +14.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
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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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
24 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.19% 6.97% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 8
Median daily rate £308 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £150 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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