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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 24 May 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 134 90 118
Rank change year-on-year -44 +28 +26
Contract jobs citing Accessibility 6 23 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 1.30% 0.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.51% 10.09% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 6
10th Percentile - £440 -
25th Percentile £358 £463 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £408 £475 £383
Median % change year-on-year -14.21% +24.18% -24.44%
75th Percentile £550 £508 £390
90th Percentile £685 £538 £495
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 398 228 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.79% 12.86% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 129 151
10th Percentile £159 £155 £213
25th Percentile £306 £220 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £434 £375 £400
Median % change year-on-year +15.67% -6.25% -5.88%
75th Percentile £541 £500 £488
90th Percentile £658 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 20
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.32 £12.37
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £19.70
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -23.84% +23.09%
75th Percentile £45.20 £16.00 £28.00
90th Percentile £68.19 £31.75 £34.38
England median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.71% -16.00% +13.64%

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -15 5 £365 -23.16% 1
Suffolk -6 1 £450 - 1
Accessibility
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) ES6
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Social Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Agile
3 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (33.33%) Xerox
4 2 (33.33%) Redux
4 2 (33.33%) Adaptive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Jest
4 2 (33.33%) webpack
4 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Shopify
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) hybris
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) FMCG
4 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (33.33%) Cypress.io

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 2 (33.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
1 2 (33.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Figma
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cypress.io
1 2 (33.33%) ESLint
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) webpack
2 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (33.33%) React Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior React Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (16.67%) UI Designer
4 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Designer
4 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) React
1 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Jest
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) LESS
2 2 (33.33%) Next.js
2 2 (33.33%) Redux
2 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Adaptive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Sprint Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Sprint Retrospective
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) ES6
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) R
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) hybris
1 2 (33.33%) Xerox
2 1 (16.67%) Teradata