The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Quality Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Analyst
UK / England
Rank 527 563 538
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 43 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.062% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.066% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 28
Median daily rate £375 £450 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £160 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £295 £313
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.51 £22.50 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.49 £22.50 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +30.43%

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
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Quality Analyst in the job title.

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 23 £338 -32.50% 6
South East +23 9 £500 - 1
Yorkshire +20 3 £338 -
South West - 3 £425 -
West Midlands - 3 £455 - 1
North West +29 1 £400 +139.52%
North East - 1 £400 -
Quality Analyst
UK

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Quality Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (58.82%) Data Quality
2 28 (41.18%) QA
3 21 (30.88%) Data Analysis
4 20 (29.41%) SQL
5 13 (19.12%) Data Management
6 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (16.18%) Finance
7 10 (14.71%) Solvency II
8 8 (11.76%) Sybase
8 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.29%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
9 7 (10.29%) Banking
9 7 (10.29%) Master Data Management
9 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.29%) Selenium
10 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.82%) Automated Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.82%) Java
10 6 (8.82%) Quality Management
11 5 (7.35%) Oracle
11 5 (7.35%) CRM
11 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (7.35%) Validation
11 5 (7.35%) Migration
11 5 (7.35%) TDD
11 5 (7.35%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (1.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) OpenROAD
3 1 (1.47%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.35%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.94%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (2.94%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.47%) Lorenzo
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.47%) TrackWise
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
1 2 (2.94%) MQTT
1 2 (2.94%) RTSP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.41%) DB2
2 3 (4.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.94%) QlikView
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Selenium
2 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.47%) Gatling
4 1 (1.47%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.47%) TestComplete
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Finnish Language
4 1 (1.47%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) JSON
3 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.94%) Kafka
3 2 (2.94%) Protocol Buffers
3 2 (2.94%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) NHS
2 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.94%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.47%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.47%) LIMS
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Android
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Data Analysis
2 13 (19.12%) Data Management
3 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
4 7 (10.29%) Master Data Management
4 7 (10.29%) Regression Testing
5 6 (8.82%) Automated Testing
5 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.82%) Quality Management
5 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.35%) CRM
6 5 (7.35%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) TDD
6 5 (7.35%) Validation
7 4 (5.88%) BDD
7 4 (5.88%) Data Governance
7 4 (5.88%) System Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) C
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) F#
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
1 3 (4.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (58.82%) Data Quality
2 28 (41.18%) QA
3 10 (14.71%) Solvency II
4 2 (2.94%) SDET
5 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 8 (11.76%) Sybase
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Informatica
3 4 (5.88%) Trillium
4 3 (4.41%) Bloomberg
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.94%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.47%) OpenText
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) Talend