Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 22 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 Accessibility
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 805 767
Rank change year-on-year +13 -38 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 92 94 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.089% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 63 104
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £309 £243 £271
90th Percentile £520 £525 £667
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £325 £475
% change year-on-year +21.54% -31.58% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.25

Web Accessibility is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87155 88463 92228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.47% 83.90% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58071 58482 59737
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £631 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2066 2352 2726
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

Web Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Accessibility as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Accessibility in the UK

Web Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Accessibility in the UK

Web Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Accessibility over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Accessibility in the UK

Web Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Accessibility in the UK

Web Accessibility
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Accessibility within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +11 85 £400 - 6
London -26 51 £435 +8.75% 2
UK excluding London +27 41 £395 +21.54% 4
South East +8 20 £400 +14.29% 2
South West +4 7 £475 +72.73%
Scotland -2 7 £350 -
North of England +70 5 £300 -25.00%
Yorkshire +24 4 £300 -33.33%
East of England -11 2 £340 - 1
North East - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 with a requirement for Web Accessibility.

1 77 (83.70%) HTML
2 64 (69.57%) CSS
3 52 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 44 (47.83%) Sass
5 43 (46.74%) HTML5
6 38 (41.30%) User Experience
7 32 (34.78%) Front End Development
7 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (29.35%) Node.js
9 27 (29.35%) CSS3
10 26 (28.26%) Grunt
11 25 (27.17%) Java
12 24 (26.09%) React
13 23 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 23 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (25.00%) gulp
14 22 (23.91%) Test Automation
14 22 (23.91%) Security Cleared
15 21 (22.83%) W3C
16 20 (21.74%) LESS
17 19 (20.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (20.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
17 19 (20.65%) Wireframes
18 18 (19.57%) DevOps
19 16 (17.39%) MVC
19 16 (17.39%) OO
19 16 (17.39%) JSON
20 15 (16.30%) Python
20 15 (16.30%) XML

Web Accessibility
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.87%) CMS
3 7 (7.61%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.26%) Apache
4 3 (3.26%) JBoss
4 3 (3.26%) nginx
4 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (10.87%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.17%) GIMP
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) npm
2 7 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.35%) Serverless
4 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.17%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.78%) Neo4j
3 4 (4.35%) Big Data
3 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.35%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.26%) MS Access
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.26%) Grunt
3 23 (25.00%) gulp
4 15 (16.30%) Axure RP
5 14 (15.22%) webpack
6 11 (11.96%) git-flow
7 10 (10.87%) Babel
8 9 (9.78%) Jasmine
8 9 (9.78%) Mercurial
8 9 (9.78%) Selenium
9 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
9 7 (7.61%) JMeter
10 6 (6.52%) LoadRunner
10 6 (6.52%) SoapUI
11 5 (5.43%) JIRA
11 5 (5.43%) Mocha
11 5 (5.43%) PhantomJS
11 5 (5.43%) Subversion
12 4 (4.35%) Bower
13 3 (3.26%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (5.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Front Office
2 3 (3.26%) Marketing
2 3 (3.26%) Publishing
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (63.04%) Developer
2 25 (27.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 16 (17.39%) Designer
4 15 (16.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.96%) UX Designer
7 9 (9.78%) UI Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (6.52%) HTML Developer
9 6 (6.52%) UI/UX Developer
9 6 (6.52%) UX Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Node.js Developer
11 4 (4.35%) C++ Developer
11 4 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
12 3 (3.26%) Analyst
12 3 (3.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 3 (3.26%) HTML CSS Developer
12 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 2 (2.17%) Content Designer
13 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (83.70%) HTML
2 64 (69.57%) CSS
3 44 (47.83%) Sass
4 43 (46.74%) HTML5
5 27 (29.35%) CSS3
5 27 (29.35%) Node.js
6 24 (26.09%) React
7 23 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 20 (21.74%) LESS
9 19 (20.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (17.39%) JSON
11 15 (16.30%) XML
12 13 (14.13%) jQuery
13 12 (13.04%) Backbone.js
13 12 (13.04%) Redux
14 10 (10.87%) Ajax
15 9 (9.78%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (9.78%) SOAP
16 6 (6.52%) REST
16 6 (6.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 38 (41.30%) User Experience
2 21 (22.83%) W3C
3 9 (9.78%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) FMCG
7 2 (2.17%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Front End Development
2 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (23.91%) Test Automation
5 19 (20.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 19 (20.65%) Wireframes
6 18 (19.57%) DevOps
7 16 (17.39%) MVC
7 16 (17.39%) OO
8 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
9 12 (13.04%) Web Design
10 11 (11.96%) Dependency Injection
10 11 (11.96%) Functional Programming
10 11 (11.96%) Workflow
11 10 (10.87%) TDD
12 9 (9.78%) Analytics
12 9 (9.78%) Content Management
12 9 (9.78%) Microservices
12 9 (9.78%) SEO
12 9 (9.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.17%) Java
3 15 (16.30%) Python
3 15 (16.30%) SQL
4 14 (15.22%) ES6
5 7 (7.61%) C++
5 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.35%) C
7 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.26%) C#
7 3 (3.26%) PHP
7 3 (3.26%) Scala
7 3 (3.26%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.26%) VB
7 3 (3.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 22 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) WCAG
2 6 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Ansible
1 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (8.70%) Adobe
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) FatWire
4 4 (4.35%) IBM
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (1.09%) DoubleClick
7 1 (1.09%) Omniture
7 1 (1.09%) Twitter