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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 115
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £276 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.78% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- -58.40%
WAI
UK

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
212 165 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.08% 6.24% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 94 89
Average daily rate £375 £394 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% +127.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £13.50 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £32.00 £12.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +6.34%

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