The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Quality Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Engineer
Rank 564 605 605
Rank change year-on-year
+41 0
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 39 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.033% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Median daily rate £340 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £348 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £465 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £413 £275
% change year-on-year
-17.57% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Quality Engineer
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
43322 47779 48205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.87% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30906 31008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 1853 2022
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quality Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Quality Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Quality Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Quality Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Quality Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Quality Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Quality Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North East - 12 £340 -
London +11 8 £478 +0.52% 3
West Midlands -10 7 - -
South East +16 6 £350 +14.75% 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -
East Midlands - 2 £258 -
Quality Engineer
UK

Quality Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Quality Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (91.67%) QA
2 46 (76.67%) Selenium
3 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (73.33%) Cucumber
4 39 (65.00%) Jenkins
4 39 (65.00%) Automation Testing
5 34 (56.67%) Test Automation
6 33 (55.00%) WebDriver
6 33 (55.00%) TDD
7 32 (53.33%) Scala
8 31 (51.67%) RSpec
8 31 (51.67%) JSON
8 31 (51.67%) JUnit
9 30 (50.00%) Automated Testing
9 30 (50.00%) Web Testing
9 30 (50.00%) Test Scripting
10 29 (48.33%) Defect Tracking
11 27 (45.00%) User Stories
11 27 (45.00%) Games
12 25 (41.67%) WCAG
13 11 (18.33%) Java
14 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
15 8 (13.33%) Coaching
15 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 8 (13.33%) HTML
15 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
16 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
16 7 (11.67%) HTML5

Quality Engineer 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 1 (1.67%) CMS
1 1 (1.67%) Confluence
1 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (76.67%) Selenium
2 44 (73.33%) Cucumber
3 39 (65.00%) Jenkins
4 33 (55.00%) WebDriver
5 31 (51.67%) JUnit
5 31 (51.67%) RSpec
6 5 (8.33%) Appium
7 2 (3.33%) JIRA
7 2 (3.33%) Maven
8 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.67%) JBehave
8 1 (1.67%) JMeter
8 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.67%) TestLink
General
1 27 (45.00%) Games
2 6 (10.00%) Publishing
3 5 (8.33%) Finance
4 4 (6.67%) Automotive
5 3 (5.00%) Banking
6 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.67%) Front Office
7 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (51.67%) JSON
2 8 (13.33%) HTML
3 7 (11.67%) HTML5
3 7 (11.67%) Node.js
4 3 (5.00%) .NET
4 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.67%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Equities
4 1 (1.67%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (65.00%) Automation Testing
3 34 (56.67%) Test Automation
4 33 (55.00%) TDD
5 30 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 30 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 30 (50.00%) Web Testing
6 29 (48.33%) Defect Tracking
7 27 (45.00%) User Stories
8 9 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (13.33%) Coaching
9 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Process Improvement
10 7 (11.67%) Scrum
11 5 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Front End Development
11 5 (8.33%) IT Audit
12 4 (6.67%) Internal Audit
13 3 (5.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Scala
2 11 (18.33%) Java
3 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (6.67%) C
6 3 (5.00%) Ruby
6 3 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) Groovy
7 1 (1.67%) R
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
1 2 (3.33%) IRCA
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (91.67%) QA
2 25 (41.67%) WCAG
3 4 (6.67%) IEC 61508
3 4 (6.67%) ISO26262
4 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.67%) EFQM
4 1 (1.67%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.67%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (1.67%) IBM
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) SAP
2 1 (1.67%) Talend
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