The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 56 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Manager 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
QA Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 752 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.01% 92.16% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 394 280
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 64 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

QA Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, QA Manager 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 Hertfordshire region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA