The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 402 417 415
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing WAI 31 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.044% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.55% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 9
Median daily rate £425 £338 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £212 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate - £295 £363
% change year-on-year
- -18.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.00
WAI
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2000 2088 2173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.22% 9.09% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1499 1521
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.23 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.40 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £107.00 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WAI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in London

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in London

WAI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAI across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

WAI Daily Rate Histogram in London

WAI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAI across the London region.

WAI Hourly Rate Trend in London

WAI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £400 -
Westminster - 1 £400 -
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WAI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WAI.

1 34 (91.89%) HTML
1 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
1 34 (91.89%) CSS
2 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (72.97%) Front End Development
4 23 (62.16%) gulp
4 23 (62.16%) Grunt
5 17 (45.95%) Waterfall
6 15 (40.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
8 11 (29.73%) CSS3
9 9 (24.32%) Mocha
9 9 (24.32%) Jasmine
9 9 (24.32%) Sass
9 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
9 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
9 9 (24.32%) BDD
9 9 (24.32%) WebDriver
9 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
9 9 (24.32%) WCAG
9 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (24.32%) MVC
9 9 (24.32%) PHP
10 8 (21.62%) Progressive Enhancement
10 8 (21.62%) jQuery
10 8 (21.62%) Behat
10 8 (21.62%) Twig
11 7 (18.92%) Vagrant
11 7 (18.92%) Docker
11 7 (18.92%) Confluence

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Confluence
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Grunt
1 23 (62.16%) gulp
2 9 (24.32%) Cucumber
2 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (24.32%) Jasmine
2 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Mocha
2 9 (24.32%) WebDriver
3 7 (18.92%) JIRA
3 7 (18.92%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.41%) Ant
4 2 (5.41%) Maven
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 26 (70.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (32.43%) Angular Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.41%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.70%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.70%) UI Developer
6 1 (2.70%) UX Designer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) CSS
1 34 (91.89%) HTML
2 15 (40.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
4 11 (29.73%) CSS3
5 9 (24.32%) Sass
6 8 (21.62%) Behat
6 8 (21.62%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) Twig
7 4 (10.81%) HTML5
7 4 (10.81%) LESS
7 4 (10.81%) Zend Framework
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.11%) Backbone.js
9 2 (5.41%) Handlebars
9 2 (5.41%) React
10 1 (2.70%) .NET
10 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.70%) XHTML
10 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) W3C
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Psychology
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) Front End Development
3 17 (45.95%) Waterfall
4 9 (24.32%) BDD
4 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Progressive Enhancement
6 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.22%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (8.11%) Change Control
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.70%) CRM
11 1 (2.70%) Machine Learning
11 1 (2.70%) Scrum
11 1 (2.70%) SEO
11 1 (2.70%) Web Development
11 1 (2.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 34 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) PHP
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Zend
2 3 (8.11%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
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