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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate - £320 £350
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £13.00
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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
115 94 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.89% 8.12% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 34
Average daily rate £325 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +10.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Average hourly rate £11.86 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £13.20 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.88 £14.80 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.03 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.36% +5.88%

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