The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 59 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a QA Leader 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.41% 0.23% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.24% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
QA Leader
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
469 416 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.30% 97.42% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 276 130
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £204 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 25
Median hourly rate £10.88 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

QA Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

QA Leader Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, QA Leader 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 Leader in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

QA Leader 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA