The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the County Antrim region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 94 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 87.50% 89.52% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 65
Average daily rate £315 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.42 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.87% -64.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
QA Engineer
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QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

QA Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

QA Engineer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim