The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had QA Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 116 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £308 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.42% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1552 1772 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.11% 94.96% 91.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 1122 1001
Median daily rate £400 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £511 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 97 121
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured QA Engineer in the job title.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

QA Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

QA Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

QA Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

QA Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, QA Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring QA Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) IRCA
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) IRCA
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001