The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCAG 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.56% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
46 74 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.95% 10.82% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 52 28
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +13.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing WCAG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCAG across the West Sussex region.

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WCAG
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Worthing - 7 - -
WCAG
South East

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
1 8 (88.89%) User Stories
1 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) QA
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
4 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Web Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Games
4 5 (55.56%) JUnit
4 5 (55.56%) Defect Tracking
4 5 (55.56%) Automation Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Scala
4 5 (55.56%) RSpec
4 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
5 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Burp Suite
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (33.33%) OWASP
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) JUnit
2 5 (55.56%) RSpec
2 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 3 (33.33%) Burp Suite
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) JMeter
General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) QA Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) QA Test Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Quality Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Automated Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Automation Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Web Testing
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (33.33%) OWASP
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center