The table below looks at the statistics for WAI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAI over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Rank 266 247 236
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing WAI 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.011% 0.011% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£295 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £229 £313 £200
% change year-on-year
-26.80% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- -58.40%
WAI
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
826 754 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.68% 8.19% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 409 285
Average daily rate £398 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 38
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £41.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +15.45%

WAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WAI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WAI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WAI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WAI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAI across the South East region.

WAI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WAI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAI within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 1 £295 -
WAI
England

WAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WAI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAI.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Cybernetics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter

WAI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WAI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 1 (100.00%) FBML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Cybernetics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter
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