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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.70% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +29.16%
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
28 69 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.35% 16.01% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 53 10
Median daily rate £495 £450 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £534 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -26.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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