The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had QA Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Analyst
Rank 45 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.51% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.20 £21.25 -
% change year-on-year
+46.80% -
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
368 393 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 94.36% 96.56% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 232 179
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 22
Median hourly rate £12.28 £11.08 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -14.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.77 £28.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

QA Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, QA Analyst 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 Nottingham region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP