The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 47 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCAG 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.41% - 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.88% - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 - -
WCAG
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 South Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
41 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.37% 8.80% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 26
Average daily rate £410 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £243 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.71 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.13% -43.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WCAG
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sheffield - 2 - -
WCAG
Yorkshire

WCAG
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing WCAG 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 WCAG.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 5 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) C#

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing WCAG 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 WCAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared