Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 27 November 2021 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 88 37 98
Rank change year-on-year -51 +61 +13
Contract jobs citing Accessibility 14 32 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 4.46% 0.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% 30.48% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 7
10th Percentile £390 £302 £363
25th Percentile £398 £314 £366
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £470 £324 £400
Median % change year-on-year +45.06% -19.00% -15.79%
75th Percentile £485 £409 £434
90th Percentile " £514 £475
England median daily rate £500 £487 £450
% change year-on-year +2.72% +8.17% -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 238 105 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.28% 14.62% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 55 119
10th Percentile £100 £278 £154
25th Percentile £198 £314 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £378 £375
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +0.80% -11.76%
75th Percentile £488 £453 £481
90th Percentile £550 £520 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 16
10th Percentile £8.94 £9.16 £10.58
25th Percentile £9.00 £9.39 £11.02
Median hourly rate £9.59 £11.02 £11.69
Median % change year-on-year -12.96% -5.73% -8.12%
75th Percentile £10.35 £12.88 £14.56
90th Percentile £12.14 £13.55 £16.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.25 £20.21
% change year-on-year -5.62% +10.12% -2.85%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in the East Midlands

Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Accessibility in the East Midlands

Accessibility
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Accessibility in the East Midlands

Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Accessibility in the East Midlands

Accessibility
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Accessibility within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -16 8 £485 - 6
Northamptonshire -29 4 £398 +26.43% 1
Leicestershire -15 1 £390 -25.00% 7
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Accessibility
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 11 (78.57%) WCAG
2 8 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 6 (42.86%) Vue.js
4 6 (42.86%) User Experience
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
5 5 (35.71%) Bitbucket
5 5 (35.71%) Sass
5 5 (35.71%) Web Design
5 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) CMS
5 5 (35.71%) Headless CMS
6 4 (28.57%) Decision-Making
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) React
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Node.js
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
7 3 (21.43%) Prototyping

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (35.71%) CMS
1 5 (35.71%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (14.29%) InVision
1 2 (14.29%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Bitbucket
3 2 (14.29%) Axure RP
4 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) PostCSS
4 1 (7.14%) Postman
General
1 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
1 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Police
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (28.57%) UI Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Designer
4 3 (21.43%) React Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Games Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) NoSQL Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Scala Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
6 1 (7.14%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) Vue.js
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Sass
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) React
4 3 (21.43%) Redux
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Flex
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) W3C
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 5 (35.71%) Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Decision-Making
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) User Research
5 3 (21.43%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Go
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) WCAG
2 1 (7.14%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle