The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility
Rank 536 511 558
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +47
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 51 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.057% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.078% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 19
Average daily rate £395 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £326
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40055 34550 41999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.44% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24990 20571 23942
Average daily rate £400 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1039 1411
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 41 £395 +8.96% 5
London -8 20 £395 +12.05% 2
South East +11 14 £400 +3.89%
Scotland - 7 £435 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £450 -
Edinburgh - 6 £435 - 1
Hertfordshire -4 4 £398 +2.58%
East of England -20 4 £398 +2.58%
Reading - 3 £450 -
West Midlands -19 2 £325 -7.14%
Birmingham -8 1 £350 -
Slough - 1 £165 -
Woking - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 73 (82.95%) HTML
2 70 (79.55%) CSS
3 59 (67.05%) JavaScript
4 41 (46.59%) HTML5
5 37 (42.05%) CSS3
6 34 (38.64%) Ajax
7 30 (34.09%) XHTML
8 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (27.27%) Photoshop
9 24 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (26.14%) jQuery
10 23 (26.14%) OO
11 18 (20.45%) Web Development
12 17 (19.32%) WAI
12 17 (19.32%) E-Commerce
12 17 (19.32%) XML
12 17 (19.32%) Web Design
13 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
13 15 (17.05%) W3C
14 14 (15.91%) .NET
14 14 (15.91%) CMS
14 14 (15.91%) MVC
15 13 (14.77%) JSON
15 13 (14.77%) Usability Testing
15 13 (14.77%) Legal
15 13 (14.77%) Adobe Illustrator
16 12 (13.64%) SEO
16 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
16 12 (13.64%) C#
16 12 (13.64%) MS Excel

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 14 (15.91%) CMS
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (3.41%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.41%) Node.js
5 2 (2.27%) WordPress
5 2 (2.27%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.14%) Drupal
6 1 (1.14%) concrete5
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 13 (14.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (7.95%) MS Office
4 7 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.27%) Fireworks
6 1 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.14%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Subversion
2 9 (10.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.68%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.41%) JIRA
4 3 (3.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (14.77%) Legal
2 10 (11.36%) Marketing
3 8 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Publishing
5 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.27%) Games
6 2 (2.27%) Automotive
7 1 (1.14%) Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Local Government
7 1 (1.14%) Finance
7 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) Designer
3 15 (17.05%) UI Developer
3 15 (17.05%) UI Programmer
3 15 (17.05%) Web Designer
4 14 (15.91%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (82.95%) HTML
2 70 (79.55%) CSS
3 41 (46.59%) HTML5
4 37 (42.05%) CSS3
5 34 (38.64%) Ajax
6 30 (34.09%) XHTML
7 23 (26.14%) jQuery
8 17 (19.32%) XML
9 14 (15.91%) .NET
10 13 (14.77%) JSON
11 12 (13.64%) ASP.NET
12 10 (11.36%) XSLT
13 9 (10.23%) RESTful
14 7 (7.95%) Backbone.js
14 7 (7.95%) JSP
14 7 (7.95%) Web Services
15 6 (6.82%) LAMP
15 6 (6.82%) Semantic HTML
16 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 5 (5.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.05%) W3C
2 12 (13.64%) Graphic Design
3 5 (5.68%) Open Source
4 3 (3.41%) Social Media
4 3 (3.41%) NHS
5 2 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Psychology
6 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Linux
1 5 (5.68%) Mac OS X
2 3 (3.41%) UNIX
2 3 (3.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 23 (26.14%) OO
4 18 (20.45%) Web Development
5 17 (19.32%) Web Design
5 17 (19.32%) E-Commerce
6 14 (15.91%) MVC
7 13 (14.77%) Usability Testing
8 12 (13.64%) SEO
9 11 (12.50%) TDD
9 11 (12.50%) Content Management
9 11 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 9 (10.23%) Project Management
11 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
11 7 (7.95%) Scrum
11 7 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.82%) Dependency Management
12 6 (6.82%) Waterfall
13 5 (5.68%) Time Management
13 5 (5.68%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (67.05%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.64%) C#
3 10 (11.36%) Java
4 8 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (5.68%) SQL
5 5 (5.68%) Perl
5 5 (5.68%) XPath
6 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB
2 2 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) WAI
2 11 (12.50%) QA
3 9 (10.23%) WCAG
4 2 (2.27%) SLA
5 1 (1.14%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Adobe
3 8 (9.09%) Facebook
4 6 (6.82%) Apple
5 4 (4.55%) Twitter
6 3 (3.41%) FatWire
7 1 (1.14%) Endeca
7 1 (1.14%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.14%) Google
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) ATG
7 1 (1.14%) Stellent
7 1 (1.14%) Interwoven
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