The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing QA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire - - 3.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.68 £14.61
% change year-on-year
+33.83% +27.90%
QA
Yorkshire

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 East Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Yorkshire 12.90% 4.55% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £268 £175 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -43.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £175 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £175 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Yorkshire region citing QA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in East Yorkshire

QA
Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

QA Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire