The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 14 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 2 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 3.70% - 15.38%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 66.67% - 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£438 - £240
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £248
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £23.25 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -23.14%
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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
3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 5.56% 15.52% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £375 - £245
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -25.43%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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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

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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 27 January 2015.

QA Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Officer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Talend
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com