The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 7 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 4.55% - 4.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£410 - £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.34 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.44% -16.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Horsham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Horsham 4.55% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £410 - £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Horsham region citing QA also 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 that cited QA.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) GMP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) TQM
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Horsham region citing QA also 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 that cited QA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TQM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft