Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for WCAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WCAG 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 Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 82 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 0.47% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.12% 3.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
West Sussex median daily rate - £375 -
South East median daily rate £288 £350 -
% change year-on-year -17.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

WCAG 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 West Sussex with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 178 154 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.97% 12.14% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 91 104
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £217 £225 £263
90th Percentile £512 £538 £537
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £387
% change year-on-year - +3.36% +10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% +185.71% -45.69%
10th Percentile £13.45 £33.00 £11.58
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £37.15
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.41% +26.50%

WCAG
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing WCAG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for WCAG in West Sussex

WCAG
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WCAG within the West Sussex region 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
Worthing -10 2 - -
WCAG
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WCAG 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for WCAG.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) WAI
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

WCAG
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Burp Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JMeter
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) WAI