The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Leader in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank - - 45
Contract jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £250 £338
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
451 357 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 92.61% 94.44% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 153 174
Average daily rate £350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.88 £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

QA Leader Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited QA Leader 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 Leader in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

QA Leader
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region that cited QA Leader 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 Leader in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA