The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 6 8
Contract jobs citing QA 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 7.14% 6.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 50.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £14.61
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +54.05%
QA
London

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 Hounslow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 5.88% 14.29% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.60% +25.00%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hounslow region citing QA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow