Period
to 26 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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 of England
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 89 134
Rank change year-on-year -32 +45 +62
Contract jobs citing Accessibility 20 2 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.77% 0.15% 1.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.10% 1.24% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
10th Percentile £285 " £348
25th Percentile £358 " £386
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £300 £444
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% -32.39% -1.39%
75th Percentile £497 " £469
90th Percentile £500 " £550
England median daily rate £500 £486 £450
% change year-on-year +2.88% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
England median hourly rate £33.25 £23.53 £25.68
% change year-on-year +41.31% -8.37% +7.54%

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 328 161 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.69% 12.40% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 82 271
10th Percentile £131 £228 £125
25th Percentile £215 £313 £258
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £413 £400
Median % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -4.85%
75th Percentile £531 £492 £516
90th Percentile £650 £549 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 50
10th Percentile £10.67 £10.90 £9.65
25th Percentile £12.25 £14.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate £21.00 £26.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -20.75% +65.63% -11.11%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.00 £25.40
90th Percentile £59.85 " £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.05 £22.25 £20.21
% change year-on-year -5.42% +10.12% -3.79%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in the East of England

Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Accessibility in the East of England

Accessibility
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Accessibility in the East of England

Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Accessibility in the East of England

Accessibility
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire -16 11 £365 - 7
Essex -16 4 £475 +58.33% 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Accessibility
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
1 15 (75.00%) CSS
1 15 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 13 (65.00%) TypeScript
2 13 (65.00%) React
2 13 (65.00%) ES6
3 12 (60.00%) Sass
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (55.00%) Jest
4 11 (55.00%) Next.js
4 11 (55.00%) webpack
5 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (50.00%) HTML5
5 10 (50.00%) Node.js
5 10 (50.00%) CSS3
5 10 (50.00%) SEO
5 10 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) Social Skills
6 8 (40.00%) ESLint
6 8 (40.00%) PHP
6 8 (40.00%) IBM Domino
6 8 (40.00%) Content Management
6 8 (40.00%) hybris
6 8 (40.00%) Shopify
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (40.00%) Magento

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (40.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) Figma
1 1 (5.00%) InVision
1 1 (5.00%) Marvel
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.00%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Magento
1 8 (40.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Yarn
2 2 (10.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (10.00%) npm
2 2 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (10.00%) GIS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (55.00%) webpack
2 8 (40.00%) Cypress.io
2 8 (40.00%) ESLint
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 2 (10.00%) gulp
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 7 (35.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Local Government
3 2 (10.00%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) React Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Content Editor
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Development Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UX Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Content Editor
5 1 (5.00%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) CSS
1 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) React
3 12 (60.00%) Sass
4 11 (55.00%) Jest
4 11 (55.00%) Next.js
5 10 (50.00%) CSS3
5 10 (50.00%) HTML5
5 10 (50.00%) Node.js
6 8 (40.00%) Redux
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) GraphQL
9 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) LESS
9 2 (10.00%) RESTful
9 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (10.00%) FMCG
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (50.00%) SEO
3 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (40.00%) Adaptive Web Design
4 8 (40.00%) Content Management
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Sprint Planning
5 7 (35.00%) Pair Programming
5 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Sprint Retrospective
5 7 (35.00%) Story Points
6 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (10.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) ES6
2 13 (65.00%) TypeScript
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) PHP
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
1 2 (10.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) hybris
1 8 (40.00%) Xerox
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe