The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had QA Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 440 420 418
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs requiring a QA Manager 8 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.060% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.064% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 19
Median daily rate £400 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £393 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
QA Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21892 22043 22753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.84% 94.74% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15546 15460 15444
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 330 430
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured QA Manager in the job title.

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

QA Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

QA Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

QA Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QA Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

QA Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

QA Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

QA Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

QA Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QA Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
City of London +27 3 - -
Croydon - 2 £450 -
QA Manager
England

QA Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, QA Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring QA Manager in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) QA
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) DevOps
4 12 (41.38%) Integration Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
5 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 11 (37.93%) Open Source
5 11 (37.93%) Automation Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Exploratory Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Hadoop
6 10 (34.48%) Big Data
7 9 (31.03%) Biometrics
8 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
8 8 (27.59%) Atlassian
9 7 (24.14%) Puppet
9 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
9 7 (24.14%) Ansible
10 6 (20.69%) Docker
10 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.69%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (20.69%) Project Management
11 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (17.24%) User Experience
11 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Hortonworks
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (13.79%) Java
12 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy

QA Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (6.90%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) Big Data
1 10 (34.48%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Ingres
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Sahi
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) WATIR
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) eggPlant
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Russian Language
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) AppFabric
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) Murex MxML
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Biometrics
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) User Experience
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) DevOps
3 12 (41.38%) Integration Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Automation Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Open Source
5 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
7 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) Test Management
10 2 (6.90%) API Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Atlassian
2 5 (17.24%) Hortonworks
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Murex
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
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