Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 November 2017 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 81 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +101
Contract jobs citing WCAG 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.077% 0.45% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.53% 3.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 188 132 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.44% 11.81% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 72 108
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.36% -4.64%
10th Percentile £213 £113 £188
90th Percentile £475 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.12 £38.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.84% +130.30% -49.83%
10th Percentile £13.08 £14.00 £13.55
90th Percentile £24.50 £45.20 £20.85
Scotland median hourly rate £18.63 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -25.50% -23.08% +68.83%

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing WCAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in Glasgow

WCAG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WCAG in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for WCAG in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland

WCAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Content Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Content Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland