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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
16 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.87% 4.64% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £92 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.61 - £11.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

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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

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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

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 6 (100.00%) Publishing
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile First

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Publishing
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Content Designer
1 6 (100.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 2 (33.33%) SEO