Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 85 156
Contract jobs citing WAI 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.71% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
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 94 141 491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.62% 16.91% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 101 366
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £455 £360 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.39% +16.13% -23.46%
10th Percentile £221 £210 £205
90th Percentile £675 £550 £506
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £363 £310
% change year-on-year +24.14% +16.94% -22.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 24
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £17.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.94% +85.00%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.50 £17.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year +62.86% -36.94% +85.00%

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