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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WCAG 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.64% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £413 £228
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +81.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.28 -

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
54 75 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.49% 15.86% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 54 32
Median daily rate £436 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.26% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

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
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 25 February 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
Worthing - 3 - -
WCAG
South East

WCAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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