The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 19 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing QA 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 5.59% 12.82% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 61.54% 83.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £363 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £18.17
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +26.58%
QA
Hampshire

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 Fareham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
13 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 9.09% 15.38% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +47.50%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

QA
Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QA across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

QA Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Fareham region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
1 5 (50.00%) Drupal
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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 5 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) OO PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft