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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - - 99
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £274 £263 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
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
123 108 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.18% 7.13% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 63
Average daily rate £350 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £550 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCAG across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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