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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - £283 £373
% change year-on-year
- -24.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
181 158 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.18% 6.46% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 71 70
Average daily rate £400 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.84% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £190 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.08 £12.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £12.50 £81.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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