The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Web Accessibility skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Accessibility over the 3 months to 27 April 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 152 152
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 0 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 7
Median daily rate - £635 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £500 £625
% change year-on-year -27.50% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Web Accessibility is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2279 3303 3086
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.10% 81.94% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 2037 1687
Median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 99 145
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.91 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Web Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Web Accessibility as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Accessibility in the North West

Web Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Accessibility in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Accessibility in the North West

Web Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Accessibility in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Accessibility in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Accessibility 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 North West region with a requirement for Web Accessibility.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Podcast
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media

Web Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Content Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Web Content Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Podcast
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA