The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 16 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 Sussex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 36 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.65% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £330 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +68.18%
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
297 200 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 95.81% 94.79% 97.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 101 166
Average daily rate £290 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.09 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £27.00 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

QA Analyst
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Brighton - 2 £330 -
QA Analyst
South East

QA Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) E-Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft