The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 93 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCAG 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% - 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.41% - 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £239 £321 £350
% change year-on-year
-25.50% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.75
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South East

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
142 106 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.55% 7.95% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 68 37
Average daily rate £383 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £212 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £14.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -68.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) DHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) WordPress
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (100.00%) FBML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) DHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Flash
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) FBML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) LESS
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe