The first table below looks at the demand for the QA Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Hampshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 108 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.03% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1910 1628 1643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.40% 93.08% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 904 832
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 152 196
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

QA Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QA Analyst across the Hampshire region.

QA Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

QA Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited QA Analyst 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 QA Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) VBA
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
5 3 (42.86%) MOS
5 3 (42.86%) Document Management
5 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) MCITP
7 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) JSP
7 1 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited QA Analyst 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 QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
1 3 (42.86%) Document Management
1 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) MOS
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco