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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Accessibility skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Accessibility over the 6 months to 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Accessibility (a11y)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 149 136 115
Rank change year-on-year -13 -21 +73
Contract jobs citing Accessibility 39 29 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.91% 0.94% 1.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.23% 7.69% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 17
10th Percentile £413 £319 £244
25th Percentile £450 £414 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £625 £538 £575
90th Percentile £688 £635 £603
Central London median daily rate £545 £475 £490
% change year-on-year +14.74% -3.06% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
10th Percentile - - £21.05
25th Percentile - - £30.13
Median hourly rate - - £46.50
75th Percentile - - £54.50
90th Percentile - - £58.55
Central London median hourly rate - - £38.28

Accessibility is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 626 377 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.65% 12.16% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 262 213
10th Percentile £351 £351 £246
25th Percentile £463 £431 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £488
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +7.69% -2.50%
75th Percentile £700 £638 £575
90th Percentile £800 £750 £638
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
10th Percentile £20.00 £15.23 £17.96
25th Percentile £25.25 £16.69 £26.75
Median hourly rate £60.50 £21.25 £38.50
Median % change year-on-year +184.71% -44.81% +118.01%
75th Percentile £62.50 £24.25 £47.75
90th Percentile £64.45 £25.15 £61.25
Central London median hourly rate £51.00 £20.00 £38.48
% change year-on-year +155.00% -48.02% +117.87%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in the City of London

Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Accessibility in the City of London

Accessibility
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Accessibility in the City of London

Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Accessibility in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Accessibility also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 23 (58.97%) Agile
2 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) CSS
5 12 (30.77%) Finance
6 11 (28.21%) User Experience
7 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
8 9 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
8 9 (23.08%) REST
9 8 (20.51%) ES6
10 7 (17.95%) React
10 7 (17.95%) Docker
10 7 (17.95%) Prototyping
10 7 (17.95%) Sketch
11 6 (15.38%) Figma
11 6 (15.38%) Social Skills
11 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (15.38%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 6 (15.38%) DevOps
11 6 (15.38%) Node.js
11 6 (15.38%) Spring
11 6 (15.38%) Web Design
11 6 (15.38%) Java
11 6 (15.38%) Adobe
12 5 (12.82%) Web Services
12 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.82%) Web Development
12 5 (12.82%) WCAG
12 5 (12.82%) JIRA
12 5 (12.82%) Open Source

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) CMS
2 3 (7.69%) Confluence
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Sketch
2 4 (10.26%) InVision
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (7.69%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Figma
2 5 (12.82%) Azure
3 4 (10.26%) AWS
3 4 (10.26%) GitHub
4 3 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Google Analytics
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CodeCommit
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 2 (5.13%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (5.13%) Route 53
6 1 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (2.56%) Power Platform
6 1 (2.56%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Big Data
1 2 (5.13%) Metadata
1 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Power BI
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JIRA
2 4 (10.26%) Cypress.io
2 4 (10.26%) webpack
3 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) Mocha
4 2 (5.13%) Babel
4 2 (5.13%) ESLint
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 2 (5.13%) Storybook
5 1 (2.56%) Appium
5 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.56%) Gatling
5 1 (2.56%) REST Assured
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Social Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 4 (10.26%) Public Sector
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.13%) Publishing
5 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Games
6 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Designer
3 6 (15.38%) Visual Designer
4 5 (12.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Designer
5 4 (10.26%) UX Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Interaction Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Interactive Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Visual Designer
7 2 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Applications Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Mobile Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) HTML
2 16 (41.03%) CSS
3 9 (23.08%) REST
4 7 (17.95%) React
5 6 (15.38%) Node.js
5 6 (15.38%) Spring
6 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.82%) Enzyme
6 5 (12.82%) Jest
6 5 (12.82%) Redux
6 5 (12.82%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) GraphQL
7 4 (10.26%) JSON
8 3 (7.69%) CSS3
8 3 (7.69%) Express
8 3 (7.69%) HTML5
8 3 (7.69%) koa
8 3 (7.69%) Sails.js
8 3 (7.69%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (7.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.26%) Hedge funds
4 3 (7.69%) Animation
5 2 (5.13%) Biotechnology
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile
2 10 (25.64%) Front End Development
3 9 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
4 7 (17.95%) Prototyping
5 6 (15.38%) DevOps
5 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.38%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 6 (15.38%) Web Design
6 5 (12.82%) Open Source
6 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.82%) UX Design
6 5 (12.82%) Web Development
6 5 (12.82%) Wireframes
7 4 (10.26%) Analytics
7 4 (10.26%) Content Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.26%) Interaction Design
7 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 4 (10.26%) Secure Coding
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.51%) ES6
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.13%) Bash
6 2 (5.13%) C
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) R
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) WCAG
2 4 (10.26%) GDPR
3 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Ansible
1 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Adobe
2 3 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.69%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) FatWire
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Perfecto Mobile
4 1 (2.56%) Teradata