Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WAI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAI over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 269
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - - 0.022%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median daily rate - - £445
Central London median daily rate - £463 £465
% change year-on-year - -0.54% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

WAI 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 933 786 1010
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.05% 11.79% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 621 731
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £293
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 16
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £21.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.74% +115.03% +23.57%
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £46.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -67.74% +111.36% +37.50%

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WAI in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WAI in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for WAI in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAI in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAI in the City of London