The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.00
WAI
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
126 180 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.08% 13.43% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 138 68
Average daily rate £405 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £497 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.86 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% -20.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in Leeds