The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing QA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.25 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-58.38% +94.77%
QA
South Wales

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 Bridgend region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bridgend
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.14% 12.50% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £415 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

QA Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend