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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.68% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £406 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.30% +35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.28 -

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
29 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.51% 10.43% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 11
Median daily rate £495 £410 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% +22.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £310 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

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