The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing QA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £38.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-59.21% +76.74%
QA
Kent

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 Maidstone region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.55% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone