The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Quality Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-39.39% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- +69.76%
Quality Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
254 189 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.69% 93.56% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 102 101
Median daily rate £400 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £165 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Quality Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Quality Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Dorset region featuring Quality Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) Def Stans

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) QMS
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) TickIT