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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility
Rank 542 527 546
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 46 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.070% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £268 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £293 £256
% change year-on-year
+19.65% +14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £18.48 -
% change year-on-year
+75.91% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40471 37295 40749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.06% 72.95% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25021 22614 23464
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1157 1059 1464
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%

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 July 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 30 July 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 -25 37 £315 -16.00% 20
South East - 17 £313 - 9
London 0 12 £425 +3.65% 4
Hampshire - 8 £350 - 1
Scotland -17 7 £450 +28.57% 1
Edinburgh - 7 £450 - 1
Brighton - 5 £220 - 3
East Sussex - 5 £220 - 3
North West +2 3 £310 +5.98% 2
Manchester -8 3 £310 +5.98%
Basingstoke - 3 £300 -
Surrey - 3 £300 - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 1
Woking - 2 £300 -
Leeds - 2 £250 - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
West Midlands - 1 £260 -
Chiswick - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North East - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - - 2
Maidstone - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (89.58%) HTML
2 79 (82.29%) CSS
3 72 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 53 (55.21%) HTML5
5 39 (40.63%) CSS3
6 36 (37.50%) Ajax
7 34 (35.42%) Photoshop
7 34 (35.42%) jQuery
8 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (32.29%) XHTML
10 30 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 24 (25.00%) W3C
12 22 (22.92%) Web Development
13 20 (20.83%) JSON
14 18 (18.75%) Web Design
15 17 (17.71%) Adobe Illustrator
15 17 (17.71%) Legal
15 17 (17.71%) WAI
16 16 (16.67%) Usability Testing
16 16 (16.67%) Subversion
17 15 (15.63%) XML
17 15 (15.63%) Graphic Design
18 14 (14.58%) WCAG
18 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
19 13 (13.54%) RESTful
19 13 (13.54%) Dependency Management
20 12 (12.50%) Project Management
20 12 (12.50%) HTTP
20 12 (12.50%) Adobe
20 12 (12.50%) Content Management

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (9.38%) CMS
2 5 (5.21%) Moodle
2 5 (5.21%) Node.js
3 3 (3.13%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (3.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.08%) IIS
4 2 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.04%) Documentum
Applications
1 34 (35.42%) Photoshop
2 17 (17.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.04%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.04%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.04%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) HTTP
2 4 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) MySQL
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Subversion
2 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.17%) Axure RP
4 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (17.71%) Legal
2 9 (9.38%) Retail
3 6 (6.25%) Marketing
4 4 (4.17%) Finance
4 4 (4.17%) Publishing
4 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.13%) Automotive
5 3 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (60.42%) Developer
2 27 (28.13%) Front-End Developer
3 25 (26.04%) Designer
4 20 (20.83%) Web Designer
5 18 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 12 (12.50%) UI Programmer
6 12 (12.50%) UI Developer
7 7 (7.29%) UI Designer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (5.21%) E-Learning Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Photoshop Designer
10 3 (3.13%) Consultant
11 2 (2.08%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.08%) C# Developer
11 2 (2.08%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (89.58%) HTML
2 79 (82.29%) CSS
3 53 (55.21%) HTML5
4 39 (40.63%) CSS3
5 36 (37.50%) Ajax
6 34 (35.42%) jQuery
7 31 (32.29%) XHTML
8 20 (20.83%) JSON
9 15 (15.63%) XML
10 13 (13.54%) RESTful
11 11 (11.46%) .NET
12 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET
13 9 (9.38%) Web Services
14 8 (8.33%) SOAP
15 7 (7.29%) Backbone.js
15 7 (7.29%) JSP
15 7 (7.29%) Flash
16 6 (6.25%) JSF
16 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
16 6 (6.25%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) W3C
2 15 (15.63%) Graphic Design
3 11 (11.46%) Open Source
4 5 (5.21%) E-Learning
4 5 (5.21%) SCORM
5 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.13%) FMCG
7 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Mac OS X
1 11 (11.46%) Linux
2 4 (4.17%) UNIX
2 4 (4.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 22 (22.92%) Web Development
4 18 (18.75%) Web Design
5 16 (16.67%) Usability Testing
6 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
7 13 (13.54%) Dependency Management
8 12 (12.50%) Project Management
8 12 (12.50%) Content Management
9 11 (11.46%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.42%) OO
11 8 (8.33%) Scrum
11 8 (8.33%) MVC
11 8 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.29%) Time Management
12 7 (7.29%) SEO
13 6 (6.25%) TDD
13 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (6.25%) Release Management
14 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.29%) C#
3 6 (6.25%) PHP
4 4 (4.17%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (1.04%) PHP5
6 1 (1.04%) SQL
6 1 (1.04%) Ada
6 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.71%) WAI
2 14 (14.58%) WCAG
3 3 (3.13%) QA
4 2 (2.08%) Section 508
5 1 (1.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Adobe
2 5 (5.21%) Facebook
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.13%) FatWire
5 2 (2.08%) Google
5 2 (2.08%) Apple
5 2 (2.08%) Twitter
5 2 (2.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.04%) Zend
6 1 (1.04%) hybris
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) JBoss
6 1 (1.04%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.04%) Endeca
6 1 (1.04%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.04%) Stellent
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, Sussex
Hays Plc - The Pensions Regulator
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 15 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The Pensions Regulator
Rate: £30 - 35 per hour +
Posted: 25 days ago