The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 751 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.83% 93.06% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 420 307
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 73 81
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

QA Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

QA Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

QA Analyst
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited QA Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
1 6 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited QA Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 6 (100.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft