The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 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 Leicester - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £283
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.93
WAI
Leicestershire

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 Leicester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.45% 8.84% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate £298 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £322 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £344 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in Leicester