Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for WAI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAI over the 6 months to 15 December 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 Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 144 -
Rank change year-on-year +57 - -
Contract jobs citing WAI 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.11% 0.24% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.67% 1.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £288 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.13% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £288 £400 -
% change year-on-year -28.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

WAI 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 150 402 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.95% 19.12% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 307 173
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -20.00% +6.92%
10th Percentile £263 £219 £266
90th Percentile £588 £513 £644
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £338 £420
% change year-on-year +18.52% -19.64% +10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £23.75 £27.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.41% +42.31% +31.76%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.03 £17.70
90th Percentile £98.25 £28.00 £20.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.75 £27.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -14.41% +42.31% +31.76%

WAI
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing WAI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for WAI in Newcastle upon Tyne

WAI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WAI in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for WAI in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WAI 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WAI.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

WAI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle