The table below looks at the statistics for QADirector skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QADirector over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Compuware QADirector
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QADirector 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.073% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
QADirector
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
267 198 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.52% 18.02% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 134 74
Median daily rate £420 £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +37.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £25.25 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

QADirector
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing QADirector as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

QADirector Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

QADirector
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QADirector within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
QADirector
England

QADirector
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QADirector 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 North East region with a requirement for QADirector.

1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QARun
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

QADirector
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) JBehave
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) QARun
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet