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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire / Fareham
Rank 29 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 0.70% - 6.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £28.00 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.40%

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
8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 5.63% 5.88% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Drupal
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit

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 4 (50.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Jasmine
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Internal Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Talend