The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a QA Leader 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
+13.80% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QA Leader
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 101 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 97.65% 97.12% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 59 37
Average daily rate £425 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £27.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +107.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA Leader in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

QA Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

QA Leader Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

QA Leader
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited QA Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with QA Leader in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited QA Leader in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with QA Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft