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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 34 31
Contract jobs citing QA 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.38% 0.84%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.45% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.39 £22.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -31.06%
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
6 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.09% 11.07% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 14
Median daily rate - £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FS
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy

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 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
1 1 (33.33%) SAP