The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Leeds region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.26% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £395 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £200
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
97 67 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.16% 8.68% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 37
Average daily rate £308 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.44% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.54 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £15.50 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
WAI
West Yorkshire

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