The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 23 April 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 East Midlands 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 -
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1520 1200 1304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.12% 91.60% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 568 631
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £215 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 130 112
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

QA Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

QA Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

QA Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QA Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
QA Analyst
England

QA Analyst
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Mingle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) NHS

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Mingle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft