The table below looks at the statistics for the Quality Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Analyst
Rank 545 540 530
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 50 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.061% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.066% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 14
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£375 £250 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £174 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £210 £313
% change year-on-year
+90.47% -32.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Quality Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Quality Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quality Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Quality Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Quality Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Quality Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Quality Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Quality Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Quality Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 15 £375 -6.25% 7
South East -5 14 £400 +95.12% 3
East of England +10 11 £425 -
North East - 3 £373 -
South West - 3 £350 -
Yorkshire -24 2 £368 -13.52%
West Midlands +3 1 £325 -
North West - 1 £295 -
Quality Analyst
UK

Quality Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title.

1 57 (60.64%) Data Quality
2 43 (45.74%) SQL
3 37 (39.36%) QA
4 25 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (19.15%) Data Governance
5 18 (19.15%) Data Management
6 17 (18.09%) Selenium
6 17 (18.09%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (17.02%) Data Modelling
7 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
8 15 (15.96%) BDD
9 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (14.89%) Data Analysis
10 13 (13.83%) Banking
10 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.83%) Quality Management
10 13 (13.83%) Trillium
11 12 (12.77%) C#
11 12 (12.77%) Java
11 12 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (12.77%) Analytics
12 11 (11.70%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (11.70%) WebDriver
12 11 (11.70%) .NET
12 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
12 11 (11.70%) Web Services
12 11 (11.70%) Finance
12 11 (11.70%) Informatica
13 10 (10.64%) XML

Quality Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Quality 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 Quality Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.06%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) HTTP
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.51%) DataStage
2 8 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.45%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.26%) QualityStage
5 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.19%) Data Mining
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.19%) DB2
6 3 (3.19%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (3.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.06%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 17 (18.09%) Selenium
2 11 (11.70%) WebDriver
3 8 (8.51%) SpecFlow
4 6 (6.38%) HP UFT
5 5 (5.32%) WATIR
5 5 (5.32%) Sahi
6 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.13%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.13%) Geb
9 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.06%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.06%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.06%) JMeter
9 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 13 (13.83%) Banking
2 11 (11.70%) Finance
3 8 (8.51%) Retail
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.26%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.70%) .NET
1 11 (11.70%) Web Services
2 10 (10.64%) XML
3 7 (7.45%) .NET Framework
4 6 (6.38%) RESTful
5 2 (2.13%) JSON
5 2 (2.13%) YAML
6 1 (1.06%) Mustache
6 1 (1.06%) Sass
6 1 (1.06%) Ajax
6 1 (1.06%) CSS
6 1 (1.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Reference Data
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.19%) NHS
6 2 (2.13%) Informatics
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Statistics
6 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.06%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) Data Management
1 18 (19.15%) Data Governance
2 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.02%) Data Modelling
3 15 (15.96%) BDD
4 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (14.89%) Data Analysis
5 13 (13.83%) Quality Management
6 12 (12.77%) Analytics
7 11 (11.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.64%) TDD
9 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.57%) Open Source
9 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.51%) Project Management
10 8 (8.51%) ETL
10 8 (8.51%) CRM
11 6 (6.38%) Automated Testing
11 6 (6.38%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.74%) SQL
2 12 (12.77%) C#
2 12 (12.77%) Java
3 10 (10.64%) Ruby
4 3 (3.19%) VBA
5 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) Groovy
6 1 (1.06%) C
6 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (60.64%) Data Quality
2 37 (39.36%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Trillium
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Informatica
3 9 (9.57%) Oracle
4 8 (8.51%) SAP
5 7 (7.45%) IBM
6 3 (3.19%) Ab Initio
6 3 (3.19%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.19%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.06%) Datanomic
7 1 (1.06%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.06%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.06%) Remedy
7 1 (1.06%) HP
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