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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 110 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a QA Engineer 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.32% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.14% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £295 £363 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% +27.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 - £31.75
QA Engineer
South East

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
1704 2134 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.26% 95.57% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1059 1285 1106
Median daily rate £388 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 131 113
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.80 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QA Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

QA Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 2 £313 -
Fareham - 1 £350 -
Southampton - 1 £155 -
QA Engineer
South East

QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Internal Audit
3 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) IRCA
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) QMS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
4 1 (16.67%) Java

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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) QMS
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) IRCA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) EFQM
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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