The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 112
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate - £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
201 157 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.73% 5.97% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 72 85
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +9.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.55% +64.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £13.00 £9.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.00 £72.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +26.66%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland