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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-18.62% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
208 166 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.08% 6.30% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 82 95
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £550 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £10.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% +92.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.10 £13.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +15.06%

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