The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.71% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £427 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £28.00 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
12 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.86% 9.02% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 12
Median daily rate £488 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.35% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £274 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £405 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.75 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing QA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QA across the Basingstoke region.

QA Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QA across the Basingstoke region.

QA Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

QA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QA 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FS
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Java

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FS
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) HP