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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Accessibility
Rank 549 556 523
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 68 34 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.087% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 47
Average daily rate
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£350 £270 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £508 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £185 £271
% change year-on-year
+89.18% -31.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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
42151 38998 41410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.68% 74.02% 72.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 26532 24183 24007
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1155 1087 1536
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 +21 68 £350 +27.27% 16
London +11 26 £355 +29.09% 6
South East +10 24 £350 - 3
Berkshire +27 12 £413 - 1
Yorkshire - 9 £300 - 2
East of England - 9 £350 - 2
City of London +33 5 £366 +52.60% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £238 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £220 -
Brighton - 5 £220 -
Leeds - 4 £225 -
Hampshire - 4 £350 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £350 - 1
York - 4 £350 - 1
Surrey - 3 £313 - 1
North West -10 1 £308 - 1
Manchester -15 1 £308 - 1
South West -30 1 - -
Slough - 1 £265 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
North East - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1

Web Accessibility
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 101 (87.83%) HTML
2 95 (82.61%) CSS
3 85 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 59 (51.30%) HTML5
5 46 (40.00%) User Experience
6 45 (39.13%) jQuery
6 45 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (36.52%) Photoshop
7 42 (36.52%) CSS3
8 39 (33.91%) Web Development
9 38 (33.04%) Ajax
9 38 (33.04%) Responsive Web Design
10 28 (24.35%) Web Design
11 27 (23.48%) Adobe Illustrator
11 27 (23.48%) XHTML
12 26 (22.61%) W3C
13 22 (19.13%) JSON
14 20 (17.39%) Waterfall
15 18 (15.65%) Flash
16 17 (14.78%) XML
16 17 (14.78%) Graphic Design
17 16 (13.91%) Axure RP
17 16 (13.91%) Project Management
18 15 (13.04%) Scrum
19 14 (12.17%) Content Management
19 14 (12.17%) .NET
20 13 (11.30%) Dependency Management
21 12 (10.43%) HTTP
21 12 (10.43%) Adobe
21 12 (10.43%) Subversion

Web Accessibility
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.22%) CMS
3 5 (4.35%) Moodle
3 5 (4.35%) Node.js
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.74%) WordPress
5 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.74%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (1.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.87%) Documentum
6 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 42 (36.52%) Photoshop
2 27 (23.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (6.96%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.35%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.74%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.74%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.87%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) OpenShift
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) HTTP
2 3 (2.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) SSL
3 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Axure RP
2 12 (10.43%) Subversion
3 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.96%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.74%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 12 (10.43%) Legal
2 9 (7.83%) Publishing
3 7 (6.09%) Finance
4 6 (5.22%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.48%) Retail
6 3 (2.61%) Games
7 2 (1.74%) Law
7 2 (1.74%) Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.87%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.87%) Automotive
8 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (60.00%) Developer
2 36 (31.30%) Designer
3 34 (29.57%) Front-End Developer
4 24 (20.87%) Web Developer
5 23 (20.00%) Web Designer
6 15 (13.04%) UI Developer
6 15 (13.04%) UI Programmer
7 9 (7.83%) Analyst
7 9 (7.83%) UX Designer
8 8 (6.96%) UI Designer
9 6 (5.22%) Photoshop Designer
9 6 (5.22%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Consultant
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) E-Learning Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
10 5 (4.35%) Creative Web Designer
11 4 (3.48%) HTML Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Business Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (87.83%) HTML
2 95 (82.61%) CSS
3 59 (51.30%) HTML5
4 45 (39.13%) jQuery
5 42 (36.52%) CSS3
6 38 (33.04%) Ajax
7 27 (23.48%) XHTML
8 22 (19.13%) JSON
9 18 (15.65%) Flash
10 17 (14.78%) XML
11 14 (12.17%) .NET
12 11 (9.57%) RESTful
13 10 (8.70%) Web Services
13 10 (8.70%) ASP.NET
14 8 (6.96%) SOAP
15 7 (6.09%) Semantic HTML
16 6 (5.22%) Velocity
16 6 (5.22%) AngularJS
16 6 (5.22%) Backbone.js
16 6 (5.22%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 46 (40.00%) User Experience
2 26 (22.61%) W3C
3 17 (14.78%) Graphic Design
4 11 (9.57%) Open Source
5 8 (6.96%) Mobile App
5 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.35%) E-Learning
6 5 (4.35%) SCORM
7 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.61%) FMCG
8 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.74%) NHS
9 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.87%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Mac OS X
1 11 (9.57%) Linux
2 2 (1.74%) UNIX
2 2 (1.74%) Windows
3 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.91%) Web Development
3 38 (33.04%) Responsive Web Design
4 28 (24.35%) Web Design
5 20 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 16 (13.91%) Project Management
7 15 (13.04%) Scrum
8 14 (12.17%) Content Management
9 13 (11.30%) Dependency Management
10 11 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.83%) Software Testing
11 9 (7.83%) Usability Testing
11 9 (7.83%) Time Management
12 7 (6.09%) DSDM
12 7 (6.09%) Coaching
12 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.09%) Information Architecture
13 6 (5.22%) Web Usability
13 6 (5.22%) Release Management
13 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 85 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.96%) C#
3 7 (6.09%) PHP
4 4 (3.48%) Java
5 3 (2.61%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) SQL
7 1 (0.87%) Ada
7 1 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) PhD
3 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) WAI
2 11 (9.57%) WCAG
3 10 (8.70%) QA
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.87%) Section 508
Vendors
1 12 (10.43%) Adobe
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.48%) RedDot
4 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.74%) Google
5 1 (0.87%) JBoss
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Apple
5 1 (0.87%) FatWire
5 1 (0.87%) Facebook
5 1 (0.87%) Zend
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