The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 48 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.21% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QA Analyst
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
463 411 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.66% 98.33% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 224 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £240 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 24
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +35.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA Analyst in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

QA Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

QA Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

QA Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

QA Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

QA Analyst
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

QA Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited QA Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with QA Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA