The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Quality Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 165 - 199
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £413 £275
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Quality Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3021 3262 5471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.55% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2590 4200
Median daily rate £488 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.06 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +20.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.65 £22.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Quality Engineer in the job title.

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Quality Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quality Engineer across the City of London region.

Quality Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Quality Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Engineer across the City of London region.

Quality Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Quality Engineer 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 City of London region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle