The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.45% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £344 £248
% change year-on-year
+16.44% +38.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
16 63 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.27% 14.16% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 46 24
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £538 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £17.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield