The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WCAG
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
147 215 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.26% 10.71% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 165 124
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £180 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WCAG
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Psychology
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Ethnography
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Python

WCAG
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Psychology
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Ethnography
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Usability Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree