Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WCAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WCAG over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 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 Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 226 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - +296
Contract jobs citing WCAG 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.016% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
City of London median daily rate £394 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Central London median daily rate £375 £450 £390
% change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% -6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

WCAG 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 857 773 757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.05% 12.61% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 593 536
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £324 £320 £281
90th Percentile £675 £685 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 15
City of London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -25.71% +38.46%
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £24.62
% change year-on-year -11.76% -30.94% +49.18%

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in the City of London

WCAG
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 WCAG in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for WCAG in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG 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 WCAG.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
3 3 (60.00%) Grunt
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) W3C
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (40.00%) webpack
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) git-flow
4 2 (40.00%) Redux
5 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (20.00%) MSTest
5 1 (20.00%) TypeScript

WCAG
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Grunt
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) git-flow
2 2 (40.00%) webpack
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Moq
3 1 (20.00%) MSTest
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Redux
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Fluent NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Programming
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) ES6
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP