The table below looks at the statistics for Web Accessibility skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Accessibility over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Accessibility
UK
Rank 533 586 567
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -19
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 49 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.081% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.099% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 19
Median daily rate £450 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £524 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £403
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
36177 41516 39910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.70% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 26915 25773
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1195 1052
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Web Accessibility
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Web Accessibility as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 47 £450 +20.00% 10
London +13 24 £463 +23.33% 1
South East +20 7 £275 +10.00% 4
South West - 5 £630 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £275 -
Yorkshire +18 3 £525 -8.69%
Gloucester - 3 £630 -
Oxford - 3 £275 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £630 -
Scotland +27 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +26 2 £525 -8.69%
Leeds +7 2 £525 -8.69%
Hampshire - 2 - - 3
North West +26 1 - - 1
Manchester +22 1 - - 1
Edinburgh +19 1 - - 1
West Midlands +3 1 £300 -
City of London -8 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £175 -
Devon - 1 - -
York - 1 £375 -
Thame - 1 £400 -
Lewes - 1 £175 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Accessibility also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Web Accessibility.

1 66 (75.00%) HTML
2 61 (69.32%) CSS
3 50 (56.82%) JavaScript
4 38 (43.18%) HTML5
5 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (39.77%) CSS3
7 34 (38.64%) AngularJS
8 33 (37.50%) Front End Development
9 32 (36.36%) Git (software)
10 28 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 27 (30.68%) Sass
12 23 (26.14%) jQuery
13 22 (25.00%) Selenium
13 22 (25.00%) JSON
13 22 (25.00%) LESS
13 22 (25.00%) User Experience
14 19 (21.59%) Java
15 18 (20.45%) XML
15 18 (20.45%) Python
15 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (20.45%) BDD
16 17 (19.32%) Backbone.js
16 17 (19.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (19.32%) Ajax
17 16 (18.18%) Web Design
18 15 (17.05%) PHP
18 15 (17.05%) JMeter
18 15 (17.05%) LoadRunner
19 14 (15.91%) MVC
19 14 (15.91%) XSD

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.95%) Confluence
2 4 (4.55%) CMS
3 3 (3.41%) Apache Qpid
4 2 (2.27%) WordPress
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Photoshop
2 11 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (9.09%) GIMP
4 7 (7.95%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (2.27%) InDesign
5 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.27%) MS Office
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.14%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) MySQL
2 4 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.14%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 32 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 22 (25.00%) Selenium
3 15 (17.05%) JMeter
3 15 (17.05%) LoadRunner
4 12 (13.64%) JIRA
4 12 (13.64%) Subversion
5 11 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
7 8 (9.09%) Mercurial
8 7 (7.95%) Ant
8 7 (7.95%) Axure RP
8 7 (7.95%) Gradle
8 7 (7.95%) Maven
9 5 (5.68%) Grunt
9 5 (5.68%) gulp
9 5 (5.68%) Jasmine
9 5 (5.68%) Protractor
10 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.41%) JUnit
10 3 (3.41%) webpack
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Publishing
3 2 (2.27%) Advertising
3 2 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (67.05%) Developer
2 34 (38.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (23.86%) HTML Developer
5 20 (22.73%) HTML CSS Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Tester
7 9 (10.23%) Automation Tester
7 9 (10.23%) Java Developer
8 8 (9.09%) UI Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Designer
9 7 (7.95%) Developer in Test
9 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared Java Developer
10 6 (6.82%) Test Automation Developer
10 6 (6.82%) UX Designer
10 6 (6.82%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior Designer
11 5 (5.68%) Senior UX Designer
12 4 (4.55%) Angular Developer
12 4 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 3 (3.41%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (75.00%) HTML
2 61 (69.32%) CSS
3 38 (43.18%) HTML5
4 35 (39.77%) CSS3
5 34 (38.64%) AngularJS
6 27 (30.68%) Sass
7 23 (26.14%) jQuery
8 22 (25.00%) JSON
8 22 (25.00%) LESS
9 18 (20.45%) XML
10 17 (19.32%) Ajax
10 17 (19.32%) Backbone.js
10 17 (19.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (15.91%) SOAP
11 14 (15.91%) XSD
12 13 (14.77%) RESTful
13 10 (11.36%) JDBC
13 10 (11.36%) React
14 9 (10.23%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (10.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) User Experience
2 13 (14.77%) W3C
3 10 (11.36%) Social Media
4 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.41%) Animation
6 3 (3.41%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.41%) Fintech
6 3 (3.41%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.14%) Blog
8 1 (1.14%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.14%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) AIX
2 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 28 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 18 (20.45%) BDD
4 18 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (18.18%) Web Design
6 14 (15.91%) MVC
6 14 (15.91%) Scrum
6 14 (15.91%) Test Automation
7 12 (13.64%) OOP
7 12 (13.64%) Wireframes
8 11 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 11 (12.50%) Infographics
9 10 (11.36%) OO
9 10 (11.36%) Open Source
9 10 (11.36%) Test Strategy
9 10 (11.36%) Web Development
10 9 (10.23%) Analytics
10 9 (10.23%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.82%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.59%) Java
3 18 (20.45%) Python
4 15 (17.05%) PHP
5 5 (5.68%) C++
6 3 (3.41%) C
6 3 (3.41%) ES6
6 3 (3.41%) SPARQL
7 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
7 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.27%) SQL
8 1 (1.14%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) WCAG
2 3 (3.41%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) SDET
3 1 (1.14%) Section 508
3 1 (1.14%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (14.77%) Adobe
2 7 (7.95%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Twitter
4 2 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) IBM
5 1 (1.14%) OpenText
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle