The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 June 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs citing Web Accessibility 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57%  
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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1742 2484 1794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.83% 82.63% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3944 5496 3947
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 123 224
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £42.90 £46.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Web Accessibility
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Web Accessibility as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Web Accessibility in the West Midlands

Web Accessibility
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Accessibility in the West Midlands

Web Accessibility
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Accessibility in the West Midlands