The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £185
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £280
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.75 -
QA Analyst
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
184 266 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.92% 98.15% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 186 113
Median daily rate £400 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +44.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Brighton region that featured QA Analyst in the job title.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, QA Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Rally