The first table below looks at the demand for the Quality Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Quality Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Engineer
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £400
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-49.41% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
406 238 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.98% 94.44% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 126 270
Average daily rate £360 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 20 34
Average hourly rate £25.50 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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Quality Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Quality Engineer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Quality Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Quality Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Quality Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Quality Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Quality Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Quality Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Quality Engineer in their job title 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 with Quality Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) qmail

Quality Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Quality Engineer in their job title 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 with Quality Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) qmail
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware