The table below looks at the statistics for Web Accessibility skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Accessibility over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility
Rank 532 540 553
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 63 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.071% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 26
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £286 £175
% change year-on-year
+9.60% +63.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £23.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41835 39073 41091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.23% 73.30% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25909 24001 23803
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1148 1055 1460
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.97 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.76% -9.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Web Accessibility
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Accessibility Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Accessibility
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK.

Web Accessibility Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Accessibility
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Accessibility Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Accessibility
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK.

Web Accessibility Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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
England -4 59 £333 +2.70% 19
South East - 26 £350 - 6
London +6 21 £381 +8.92% 5
Hampshire - 9 £350 -
Berkshire - 7 £413 - 1
Surrey - 5 £300 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £220 - 3
Brighton - 5 £220 - 2
City of London +32 4 £400 +45.45% 3
North West -2 4 £309 +5.55% 2
Manchester -9 4 £309 +5.55%
Basingstoke - 3 £300 -
Edinburgh - 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 3 £238 - 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £238 - 2
Leeds - 3 £238 - 2
Scotland - 3 £450 -
East of England - 2 - - 2
Woking - 2 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £260 - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Bromsgrove - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Chester - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web Accessibility 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 Web Accessibility.

1 86 (87.76%) HTML
2 80 (81.63%) CSS
3 70 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 54 (55.10%) HTML5
5 38 (38.78%) CSS3
6 37 (37.76%) jQuery
7 36 (36.73%) Ajax
8 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (32.65%) Photoshop
9 29 (29.59%) Responsive Web Design
10 28 (28.57%) XHTML
11 24 (24.49%) Web Development
12 23 (23.47%) W3C
13 19 (19.39%) JSON
14 16 (16.33%) XML
14 16 (16.33%) Waterfall
15 14 (14.29%) Project Management
15 14 (14.29%) Subversion
15 14 (14.29%) Web Design
16 13 (13.27%) Adobe Illustrator
16 13 (13.27%) WCAG
16 13 (13.27%) WAI
16 13 (13.27%) Dependency Management
17 12 (12.24%) RESTful
17 12 (12.24%) Content Management
17 12 (12.24%) Adobe
17 12 (12.24%) HTTP
18 11 (11.22%) Mac OS X
18 11 (11.22%) Linux
18 11 (11.22%) Legal

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Web Accessibility 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 Web Accessibility. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.14%) CMS
2 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.10%) Node.js
2 5 (5.10%) Moodle
3 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.04%) WordPress
4 2 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) Documentum
5 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (32.65%) Photoshop
2 13 (13.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.04%) Fireworks
5 2 (2.04%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.02%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) HTTP
2 5 (5.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) Broadband
3 1 (1.02%) SSL
3 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) MySQL
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (14.29%) Subversion
2 8 (8.16%) Axure RP
2 8 (8.16%) Dreamweaver
3 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.04%) JIRA
6 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (11.22%) Legal
2 9 (9.18%) Publishing
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Finance
5 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Games
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (61.22%) Developer
2 30 (30.61%) Front-End Developer
3 23 (23.47%) Designer
4 17 (17.35%) Web Developer
5 14 (14.29%) Web Designer
6 13 (13.27%) UI Developer
6 13 (13.27%) UI Programmer
7 7 (7.14%) Analyst
7 7 (7.14%) UI Designer
8 6 (6.12%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.10%) E-Learning Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (5.10%) User Experience Designer
10 4 (4.08%) Content Manager
10 4 (4.08%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Business Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (87.76%) HTML
2 80 (81.63%) CSS
3 54 (55.10%) HTML5
4 38 (38.78%) CSS3
5 37 (37.76%) jQuery
6 36 (36.73%) Ajax
7 28 (28.57%) XHTML
8 19 (19.39%) JSON
9 16 (16.33%) XML
10 12 (12.24%) RESTful
11 10 (10.20%) Flash
11 10 (10.20%) Web Services
11 10 (10.20%) .NET
12 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
13 8 (8.16%) Semantic HTML
13 8 (8.16%) SOAP
14 6 (6.12%) Velocity
14 6 (6.12%) Backbone.js
14 6 (6.12%) PrimeFaces
14 6 (6.12%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) W3C
2 11 (11.22%) Open Source
3 10 (10.20%) Graphic Design
4 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.10%) E-Learning
5 5 (5.10%) SCORM
6 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) FMCG
7 2 (2.04%) NHS
8 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.02%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Mac OS X
1 11 (11.22%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) UNIX
2 3 (3.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.59%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (24.49%) Web Development
4 16 (16.33%) Waterfall
5 14 (14.29%) Project Management
5 14 (14.29%) Web Design
6 13 (13.27%) Dependency Management
7 12 (12.24%) Content Management
8 10 (10.20%) Time Management
9 9 (9.18%) Scrum
9 9 (9.18%) Usability Testing
10 8 (8.16%) OO
11 7 (7.14%) SEO
11 7 (7.14%) Software Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.12%) Release Management
12 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.10%) UML
13 5 (5.10%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.14%) PHP
3 6 (6.12%) C#
4 4 (4.08%) Java
5 3 (3.06%) Ruby
6 2 (2.04%) SQL
7 1 (1.02%) Ada
7 1 (1.02%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) WCAG
1 13 (13.27%) WAI
2 8 (8.16%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) Adobe
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.08%) RedDot
4 3 (3.06%) Google
4 3 (3.06%) Facebook
5 2 (2.04%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.04%) FatWire
6 1 (1.02%) Apple
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle
6 1 (1.02%) JBoss
6 1 (1.02%) Twitter
6 1 (1.02%) Zend
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