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 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 Accessibility
Rank 555 546 502
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -44
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 74 35 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.066% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.090% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 50
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£355 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.96% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £185 £263
% change year-on-year
+89.18% -29.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - -

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
42929 39035 40382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.67% 74.11% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27471 24251 23495
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1195 1145 1515
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.15 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.60% -9.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +17 74 £355 +33.96% 13
London +26 30 £374 +38.33% 2
South East +4 25 £394 +118.75% 7
Berkshire +18 13 £413 +129.16% 4
East of England - 10 £350 - 1
Yorkshire - 9 £300 - 1
Surrey - 8 £388 -
City of London +27 6 £366 +52.60% 1
Reading +17 5 £419 +132.63% 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £238 - 1
York - 4 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £350 -
Leeds - 4 £225 - 1
Guildford - 4 £400 -
Brighton - 2 - - 1
Slough - 2 £265 - 1
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 2 £350 -
Manchester -10 1 £308 -18.00% 1
North West -12 1 £308 -18.00% 2
South West -33 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
Bath - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Bromsgrove - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Northampton - - - -

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 103 (88.03%) HTML
2 97 (82.91%) CSS
3 86 (73.50%) JavaScript
4 57 (48.72%) HTML5
5 51 (43.59%) jQuery
6 44 (37.61%) Photoshop
7 42 (35.90%) Ajax
7 42 (35.90%) CSS3
7 42 (35.90%) User Experience
8 36 (30.77%) Web Development
9 35 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (29.06%) XHTML
11 33 (28.21%) W3C
12 30 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
13 29 (24.79%) Adobe Illustrator
14 26 (22.22%) Web Design
15 20 (17.09%) JSON
16 18 (15.38%) Graphic Design
16 18 (15.38%) Flash
17 17 (14.53%) Axure RP
18 15 (12.82%) Waterfall
19 14 (11.97%) XML
19 14 (11.97%) Adobe
19 14 (11.97%) Scrum
19 14 (11.97%) Subversion
19 14 (11.97%) Content Management
19 14 (11.97%) Degree
20 13 (11.11%) WAI
20 13 (11.11%) Project Management
21 12 (10.26%) Linux

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (5.98%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.98%) Node.js
2 6 (5.13%) CMS
3 5 (4.27%) Moodle
4 3 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.71%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.71%) WordPress
5 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.71%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) JBoss
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.85%) Documentum
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (37.61%) Photoshop
2 29 (24.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (7.69%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.71%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.71%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
1 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.27%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (14.53%) Axure RP
2 14 (11.97%) Subversion
3 9 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.84%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (4.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 12 (10.26%) Legal
2 6 (5.13%) Publishing
2 6 (5.13%) Finance
2 6 (5.13%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 66 (56.41%) Developer
2 37 (31.62%) Designer
3 29 (24.79%) Front-End Developer
4 22 (18.80%) Web Developer
4 22 (18.80%) Web Designer
5 12 (10.26%) UI Developer
5 12 (10.26%) UI Programmer
6 10 (8.55%) UX Designer
7 9 (7.69%) Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Consultant
8 6 (5.13%) Photoshop Designer
8 6 (5.13%) UI Designer
9 5 (4.27%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (4.27%) E-Learning Developer
9 5 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.27%) Creative Web Designer
10 4 (3.42%) Architect
10 4 (3.42%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.42%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (88.03%) HTML
2 97 (82.91%) CSS
3 57 (48.72%) HTML5
4 51 (43.59%) jQuery
5 42 (35.90%) CSS3
5 42 (35.90%) Ajax
6 34 (29.06%) XHTML
7 20 (17.09%) JSON
8 18 (15.38%) Flash
9 14 (11.97%) XML
10 11 (9.40%) .NET
10 11 (9.40%) RESTful
11 10 (8.55%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.98%) Semantic HTML
12 7 (5.98%) Backbone.js
12 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
13 6 (5.13%) Web Services
13 6 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (5.13%) REST
14 5 (4.27%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (35.90%) User Experience
2 33 (28.21%) W3C
3 18 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.98%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.13%) Open Source
6 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.27%) E-Learning
7 5 (4.27%) SCORM
8 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.71%) NHS
9 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.71%) FMCG
10 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Linux
2 7 (5.98%) UNIX
3 6 (5.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.71%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.77%) Web Development
2 35 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 26 (22.22%) Web Design
5 15 (12.82%) Waterfall
6 14 (11.97%) Scrum
6 14 (11.97%) Content Management
7 13 (11.11%) Project Management
8 12 (10.26%) OO
9 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.69%) Usability Testing
10 9 (7.69%) Time Management
10 9 (7.69%) MVC
11 7 (5.98%) Software Testing
11 7 (5.98%) Information Architecture
11 7 (5.98%) Dependency Management
12 6 (5.13%) Web Usability
12 6 (5.13%) SEO
12 6 (5.13%) DSDM
13 5 (4.27%) UML
Programming Languages
1 86 (73.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (5.98%) SQL
3 6 (5.13%) Ruby
4 5 (4.27%) PHP
4 5 (4.27%) C#
5 4 (3.42%) Java
6 1 (0.85%) PHP5
6 1 (0.85%) Ada
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) PhD
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) WAI
2 12 (10.26%) QA
3 8 (6.84%) WCAG
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.85%) Section 508
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Adobe
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.42%) RedDot
5 2 (1.71%) Google
5 2 (1.71%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
6 1 (0.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) FatWire
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