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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.49% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £413 £228
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +81.31%
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
32 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.99% 9.02% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 12
Median daily rate £540 £410 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% +23.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £310 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £503 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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