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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 67
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate - £283 £373
% change year-on-year
- -24.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.93 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.96%
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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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
102 88 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.67% 8.24% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 49 27
Average daily rate £300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £11.79 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.80% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.52 £13.20 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £14.80 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.15 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+31.19% -7.29%

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