Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 105 148
Rank change year-on-year +11 +43 +26
Contract jobs citing Accessibility 30 4 52
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 0.24% 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.10% 1.88% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 20
10th Percentile £374 £386 £351
25th Percentile £463 £422 £380
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £488 £519
Median % change year-on-year -2.56% -6.02% +22.06%
75th Percentile £494 £547 £531
90th Percentile £538 £579 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475

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 297 213 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.43% 12.55% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 116 251
10th Percentile £155 £263 £123
25th Percentile £213 £355 £279
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £426 £425
Median % change year-on-year -17.74% +0.12% +6.25%
75th Percentile £488 £525 £525
90th Percentile £545 £625 £594
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 15 42
10th Percentile £10.59 £14.75 £9.65
25th Percentile £12.25 £20.82 £10.65
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year -45.45% +77.42% -19.48%
75th Percentile £20.26 £45.00 £21.08
90th Percentile £48.63 " £44.87
England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.60 £22.00
% change year-on-year -17.95% +16.34% +0.78%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -1 22 £475 +26.67% 3
Essex +15 5 £452 -24.67% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £338 - 1
Accessibility
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) User Experience
3 13 (43.33%) W3C
4 12 (40.00%) Android
4 12 (40.00%) Typography
4 12 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 12 (40.00%) Prototyping
4 12 (40.00%) Sketch
5 11 (36.67%) Zeplin
5 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (36.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 11 (36.67%) Retail
5 11 (36.67%) Adobe
5 11 (36.67%) C#
6 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 10 (33.33%) Time Management
6 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 10 (33.33%) React
7 9 (30.00%) Sass
7 9 (30.00%) Magento
7 9 (30.00%) PHP
7 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 9 (30.00%) Java
7 9 (30.00%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) Social Skills
8 8 (26.67%) Cypress.io
8 8 (26.67%) Sprint Planning
8 8 (26.67%) IBM Domino
8 8 (26.67%) Git (software)

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 (26.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Sketch
2 11 (36.67%) Zeplin
3 1 (3.33%) Figma
3 1 (3.33%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Magento
2 8 (26.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Cypress.io
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) ESLint
2 7 (23.33%) webpack
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.33%) Bower
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 11 (36.67%) Retail
2 9 (30.00%) Social Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Designer
3 11 (36.67%) UI Designer
4 9 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (23.33%) React Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.67%) LIMS Manager
6 2 (6.67%) LIMS Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.33%) NHS Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) React
2 9 (30.00%) CSS
2 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) Sass
3 8 (26.67%) CSS3
3 8 (26.67%) HTML5
3 8 (26.67%) Node.js
3 8 (26.67%) Redux
4 7 (23.33%) Jest
4 7 (23.33%) Next.js
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) GraphQL
7 1 (3.33%) React Native
7 1 (3.33%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) User Experience
2 13 (43.33%) W3C
3 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (13.33%) NHS
5 3 (10.00%) LIMS
5 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
7 1 (3.33%) Animation
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (3.33%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Android
1 12 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Prototyping
2 12 (40.00%) Typography
3 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 10 (33.33%) Time Management
3 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Content Management
4 8 (26.67%) Front End Development
4 8 (26.67%) SEO
4 8 (26.67%) Sprint Planning
5 7 (23.33%) Adaptive Web Design
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Story Points
5 7 (23.33%) Wireframes
6 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 6 (20.00%) Sprint Retrospective
7 3 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) PHP
4 8 (26.67%) ES6
4 8 (26.67%) TypeScript
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Adobe
2 8 (26.67%) hybris
2 8 (26.67%) Xerox
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Optimizely
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore