The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior QA Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 of England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 137 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.032% - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2863 2078 2902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.86% 93.60% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1056 1409
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 248 287
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior QA Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior QA Engineer across the East of England region.

Senior QA Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior QA Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior QA Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
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on Same Period
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Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Senior QA Engineer
England

Senior QA Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior QA Engineer 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MPEG
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) TickIT
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla

Senior QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Senior QA Engineer 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 Senior QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) MPEG
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) TickIT