The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 23 35 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing QA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 2.44% 0.80% 3.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 8.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £488 £440 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £34.28 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-69.36% +75.76%
QA
Surrey

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 Leatherhead region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 7.32% 9.60% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £550 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

QA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leatherhead region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Behat
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Behat
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) QA Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle