The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ealing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 10 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ealing 3.70% - 11.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.22 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+22.59% +74.16%
QA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Ealing region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Ealing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ealing 7.41% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA across the Ealing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Ealing

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Ealing

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Ealing

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ealing

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ealing region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Ealing by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ealing region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CGI
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XHTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft