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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 41 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing QA 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.56% 0.99% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.18% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-63.15% +76.74%
QA
Hampshire

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
11 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.06% 8.87% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 13
Median daily rate £639 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.71% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £317 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £400 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle