The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 29 25
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.88% 2.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.26% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £260
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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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 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.14% 16.74% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 12
Average daily rate £335 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £178 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £463 £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCAG across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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