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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 7 10
Contract jobs citing QA 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 8.11% 2.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £17.55
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +31.09%
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
0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 10.81% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

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