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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 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 > London
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 229 198 193
Rank change year-on-year -31 -5 +49
Contract jobs citing Accessibility 465 322 261
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.32% 1.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.40% 11.05% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 212 159
10th Percentile £384 £321 £288
25th Percentile £447 £400 £384
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £478 £500
Median % change year-on-year +15.18% -4.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £628 £575 £563
90th Percentile £700 £625 £619
England median daily rate £525 £470 £475
% change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
10th Percentile £20.27 - £26.25
25th Percentile £20.67 £36.25 £30.05
Median hourly rate £25.01 £37.50 £31.94
Median % change year-on-year -33.32% +17.41% +5.59%
75th Percentile £29.12 £38.75 £48.00
90th Percentile - - £54.80
England median hourly rate £75.00 £25.50 £31.94
% change year-on-year +194.12% -20.16% +52.10%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,949 2,913 2,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.81% 11.93% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,486 1,977 1,505
10th Percentile £350 £317 £300
25th Percentile £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £653 £605 £588
90th Percentile £756 £688 £650
England median daily rate £525 £475 £466
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.88% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 23 46
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.00 £15.73
25th Percentile £25.25 £15.36 £18.96
Median hourly rate £44.50 £20.00 £30.05
Median % change year-on-year +122.50% -33.44% +44.33%
75th Percentile £49.25 £35.13 £39.91
90th Percentile £68.25 £38.95 £54.38
England median hourly rate £27.73 £21.00 £25.30
% change year-on-year +32.05% -16.99% +14.99%

Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Accessibility as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Accessibility in London

Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in London.

Daily rate trend for Accessibility in London

Accessibility
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Accessibility in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Accessibility in London

Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Accessibility in London.

Hourly rate trend for Accessibility in London

Accessibility
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Accessibility within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
Central London -12 52 £575 +34.98% 16
West London -8 3 £550 +10.00% 4
South London -18 2 £370 -29.52%
North London - 1 £225 -
Accessibility
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Accessibility.

1 282 (60.65%) Agile
2 156 (33.55%) User Experience
3 145 (31.18%) JavaScript
4 140 (30.11%) HTML
5 132 (28.39%) CSS
6 112 (24.09%) Social Skills
7 97 (20.86%) React
8 96 (20.65%) User Research
9 90 (19.35%) UX Design
10 88 (18.92%) DevOps
11 80 (17.20%) Azure
12 73 (15.70%) Public Sector
13 71 (15.27%) CI/CD
13 71 (15.27%) Prototyping
14 70 (15.05%) Front End Development
15 69 (14.84%) Finance
16 68 (14.62%) WCAG
17 65 (13.98%) Test Automation
17 65 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
18 61 (13.12%) Analytics
19 59 (12.69%) Adobe
20 58 (12.47%) TypeScript
21 57 (12.26%) Node.js
22 55 (11.83%) HTML5
23 54 (11.61%) CSS3
23 54 (11.61%) Scrum
24 52 (11.18%) AngularJS
24 52 (11.18%) AWS
25 51 (10.97%) Unit Testing
25 51 (10.97%) CMS

Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 51 (10.97%) CMS
2 30 (6.45%) Confluence
3 12 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.15%) Drupal
5 7 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.29%) WordPress
7 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.65%) SAS
9 2 (0.43%) Apache
9 2 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.43%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.43%) IIS
9 2 (0.43%) JBoss
9 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.43%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.22%) Camunda
10 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 46 (9.89%) Sketch
2 31 (6.67%) InVision
3 25 (5.38%) Adobe XD
4 18 (3.87%) Zeplin
5 16 (3.44%) Photoshop
6 12 (2.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (2.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (0.86%) UserZoom
11 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.22%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.22%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 13 (2.80%) Shopify
2 5 (1.08%) Magento
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle SCM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.43%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (17.20%) Azure
2 52 (11.18%) AWS
3 42 (9.03%) Figma
4 40 (8.60%) GitHub
5 28 (6.02%) Power Platform
6 20 (4.30%) Serverless
7 19 (4.09%) Google Analytics
8 15 (3.23%) npm
9 11 (2.37%) Azure Data Factory
9 11 (2.37%) Miro
10 10 (2.15%) Amazon S3
10 10 (2.15%) Azure Functions
11 9 (1.94%) Collibra
12 7 (1.51%) Microsoft 365
12 7 (1.51%) Trello
13 6 (1.29%) Amazon EKS
13 6 (1.29%) GCP
13 6 (1.29%) PowerApps
13 6 (1.29%) Slack
14 5 (1.08%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.58%) Internet
2 9 (1.94%) Intranet
3 8 (1.72%) HTTP
4 5 (1.08%) DNS
5 4 (0.86%) SSL
6 2 (0.43%) LAN
6 2 (0.43%) WAN
6 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.22%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) DMZ
7 1 (0.22%) Firewall
7 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.73%) NoSQL
1 22 (4.73%) Power BI
1 22 (4.73%) Relational Database
2 20 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 16 (3.44%) Data Lake
3 16 (3.44%) Metadata
4 15 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.15%) Big Data
5 10 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.29%) Semantic Layer
7 6 (1.29%) Tableau
8 5 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.86%) Couchbase
9 4 (0.86%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 50 (10.75%) Git (software)
1 50 (10.75%) JIRA
2 33 (7.10%) Jenkins
3 29 (6.24%) Axure RP
4 22 (4.73%) Cypress.io
5 20 (4.30%) Jasmine
5 20 (4.30%) webpack
6 17 (3.66%) Cucumber
6 17 (3.66%) Mocha
6 17 (3.66%) Selenium
6 17 (3.66%) Storybook
7 14 (3.01%) Postman
8 13 (2.80%) JMeter
8 13 (2.80%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.58%) ERwin
10 10 (2.15%) Grunt
10 10 (2.15%) Protractor
11 9 (1.94%) ER Studio
11 9 (1.94%) gulp
12 8 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 112 (24.09%) Social Skills
2 73 (15.70%) Public Sector
3 69 (14.84%) Finance
4 47 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.81%) Publishing
6 25 (5.38%) Banking
6 25 (5.38%) Retail
7 22 (4.73%) Legal
8 21 (4.52%) Presentation Skills
9 17 (3.66%) Multimedia
10 16 (3.44%) Marketing
11 12 (2.58%) Telecoms
12 11 (2.37%) Organisational Skills
13 9 (1.94%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.86%) Law
14 4 (0.86%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.65%) Games
15 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 136 (29.25%) Developer
2 132 (28.39%) Designer
3 50 (10.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 48 (10.32%) UX Designer
5 30 (6.45%) Senior Designer
6 28 (6.02%) UI Designer
7 26 (5.59%) Content Designer
8 22 (4.73%) Analyst
9 19 (4.09%) Interaction Designer
9 19 (4.09%) React Developer
10 18 (3.87%) Data Engineer
11 17 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (3.66%) Tester
12 16 (3.44%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.44%) UI/UX Designer
13 13 (2.80%) Senior UX Designer
14 12 (2.58%) Architect
15 11 (2.37%) Java Developer
15 11 (2.37%) Senior UI Designer
15 11 (2.37%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (30.11%) HTML
2 132 (28.39%) CSS
3 97 (20.86%) React
4 57 (12.26%) Node.js
5 55 (11.83%) HTML5
6 54 (11.61%) CSS3
7 52 (11.18%) AngularJS
8 31 (6.67%) REST
9 30 (6.45%) Sass
10 29 (6.24%) Jest
11 23 (4.95%) Spring
12 20 (4.30%) RESTful
13 17 (3.66%) Redux
13 17 (3.66%) Vue.js
13 17 (3.66%) Web Services
14 16 (3.44%) JSON
15 15 (3.23%) Spring Boot
16 14 (3.01%) Chai
16 14 (3.01%) Django
16 14 (3.01%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 156 (33.55%) User Experience
2 37 (7.96%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.66%) W3C
4 11 (2.37%) Animation
4 11 (2.37%) Data Structures
4 11 (2.37%) Social Media
5 10 (2.15%) Public Cloud
5 10 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.94%) Reference Data
7 7 (1.51%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.51%) NHS
8 6 (1.29%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.08%) Legacy Systems
9 5 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.86%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.31%) Apple iOS
2 31 (6.67%) Android
3 21 (4.52%) Unix
4 16 (3.44%) Mac OS
5 13 (2.80%) Linux
6 5 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (60.65%) Agile
2 96 (20.65%) User Research
3 90 (19.35%) UX Design
4 88 (18.92%) DevOps
5 71 (15.27%) CI/CD
5 71 (15.27%) Prototyping
6 70 (15.05%) Front End Development
7 65 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
7 65 (13.98%) Test Automation
8 61 (13.12%) Analytics
9 54 (11.61%) Scrum
10 51 (10.97%) Unit Testing
10 51 (10.97%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 45 (9.68%) SEO
11 45 (9.68%) Wireframes
12 40 (8.60%) Responsive Web Design
12 40 (8.60%) Visualisation
13 38 (8.17%) Data Modelling
13 38 (8.17%) Service Design
13 38 (8.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 145 (31.18%) JavaScript
2 58 (12.47%) TypeScript
3 50 (10.75%) Java
3 50 (10.75%) SQL
4 48 (10.32%) Python
5 24 (5.16%) ES6
6 17 (3.66%) C#
7 12 (2.58%) Ruby
8 8 (1.72%) PHP
8 8 (1.72%) Scala
9 7 (1.51%) Bash
9 7 (1.51%) Kotlin
10 6 (1.29%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.08%) Ada
11 5 (1.08%) R
12 4 (0.86%) C
12 4 (0.86%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.43%) Go
13 2 (0.43%) Groovy
13 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.31%) SC Cleared
3 30 (6.45%) Degree
4 7 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.65%) CCA
6 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.65%) PMP
7 2 (0.43%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.43%) CSPO
7 2 (0.43%) ISEB
7 2 (0.43%) MCP
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) HND
8 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (14.62%) WCAG
2 38 (8.17%) QA
3 9 (1.94%) GDPR
4 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.43%) SLA
5 2 (0.43%) WAI
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) PMO
6 1 (0.22%) Section 508
System Software
1 27 (5.81%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.37%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.94%) Terraform
3 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.65%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.43%) Ansible
5 2 (0.43%) SCCM
6 1 (0.22%) Grafana
6 1 (0.22%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (12.69%) Adobe
2 35 (7.53%) Google
3 28 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.44%) Oracle
5 13 (2.80%) Atlassian
5 13 (2.80%) hybris
6 11 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.72%) SAP
7 8 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.08%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.08%) Apple
8 5 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.08%) Splunk
9 4 (0.86%) BT
9 4 (0.86%) Checkmarx
9 4 (0.86%) Databricks
9 4 (0.86%) ForgeRock
9 4 (0.86%) Teradata
10 3 (0.65%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.65%) Okta