The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 15 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing QA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 1.64% 1.85% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £34.28 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-69.36% +75.76%
QA
East Midlands

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 Lincolnshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 11.48% 5.56% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.50 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% +117.64%
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 Lincolnshire

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing QA across the Lincolnshire region.

QA Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

QA
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QA within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - 1 £425 - 1
QA
East Midlands

QA
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared