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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Accessibility
Rank 544 513 503
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 39 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.083% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 23
Average daily rate
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£401 £323 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.18% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £194 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £335 £290
% change year-on-year
+20.22% +15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £94.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50

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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -22 36 £401 +24.18% 17
South West - 12 £401 - 1
Reading +15 11 - - 1
Berkshire +10 11 - - 1
South East -1 11 - - 4
London -9 8 £243 -23.46% 9
Somerset - 6 £475 -
Manchester -4 2 - - 2
North West -12 2 - - 2
City of London - 2 £136 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £410 -
East of England -9 1 - -
Yorkshire -11 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Slough - - - -
Woking - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bolton - - - -

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (78.18%) HTML
2 85 (77.27%) CSS
3 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
4 41 (37.27%) User Experience
5 39 (35.45%) jQuery
6 34 (30.91%) HTML5
7 32 (29.09%) W3C
8 30 (27.27%) Axure RP
9 28 (25.45%) Photoshop
10 27 (24.55%) Web Development
10 27 (24.55%) CSS3
11 25 (22.73%) Ajax
12 24 (21.82%) Web Design
13 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
13 20 (18.18%) .NET
13 20 (18.18%) XHTML
14 17 (15.45%) Visual Studio
15 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.55%) SQL
16 15 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
17 13 (11.82%) C#
17 13 (11.82%) Flash
17 13 (11.82%) QA
18 12 (10.91%) .NET Framework
18 12 (10.91%) Degree
18 12 (10.91%) Scrum
18 12 (10.91%) MVC
18 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
19 11 (10.00%) OO

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (6.36%) Node.js
1 7 (6.36%) CMS
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.82%) Drupal
4 2 (1.82%) WordPress
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.91%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (25.45%) Photoshop
2 20 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.91%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.91%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.73%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (27.27%) Axure RP
2 17 (15.45%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.18%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (3.64%) Subversion
6 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.73%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.73%) JIRA
General
1 7 (6.36%) Publishing
2 6 (5.45%) Law
2 6 (5.45%) Multimedia
3 5 (4.55%) Finance
4 4 (3.64%) Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Marketing
5 3 (2.73%) Back Office
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.91%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 53 (48.18%) Developer
2 39 (35.45%) Designer
3 26 (23.64%) UX Designer
4 21 (19.09%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (10.91%) Web Designer
5 12 (10.91%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.27%) Database Developer
7 7 (6.36%) UI Developer
7 7 (6.36%) UI Programmer
7 7 (6.36%) Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Creative Web Designer
9 5 (4.55%) Web Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Photoshop Designer
10 4 (3.64%) Content Manager
11 3 (2.73%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.73%) Ruby Developer
11 3 (2.73%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (78.18%) HTML
2 85 (77.27%) CSS
3 39 (35.45%) jQuery
4 34 (30.91%) HTML5
5 27 (24.55%) CSS3
6 25 (22.73%) Ajax
7 20 (18.18%) .NET
7 20 (18.18%) XHTML
8 13 (11.82%) Flash
9 12 (10.91%) .NET Framework
10 10 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
11 9 (8.18%) JSON
12 8 (7.27%) XML
12 8 (7.27%) Backbone.js
12 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.36%) REST
14 6 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
15 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET
16 4 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.27%) User Experience
2 32 (29.09%) W3C
3 11 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 7 (6.36%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.64%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.82%) Social Media
9 1 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.55%) UNIX
1 5 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.82%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.55%) Web Development
2 24 (21.82%) Web Design
3 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (10.91%) Scrum
5 12 (10.91%) MVC
6 11 (10.00%) OO
7 8 (7.27%) Test Scripting
7 8 (7.27%) Content Management
7 8 (7.27%) Validation
7 8 (7.27%) Information Architecture
8 7 (6.36%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.36%) Project Management
9 6 (5.45%) MVVM
9 6 (5.45%) User Stories
9 6 (5.45%) Web Usability
10 5 (4.55%) Software Architecture
10 5 (4.55%) OWASP
10 5 (4.55%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
2 16 (14.55%) SQL
3 13 (11.82%) C#
4 5 (4.55%) Ruby
4 5 (4.55%) Java
4 5 (4.55%) PHP
5 4 (3.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
2 9 (8.18%) WAI
3 5 (4.55%) WCAG
4 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.45%) Adobe
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle
3 4 (3.64%) RedDot
4 1 (0.91%) Google
4 1 (0.91%) Apple
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