The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had QA Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a QA Leader 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.099% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
QA Leader
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
930 917 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.45% 94.54% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 488 480
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 32 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £14.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +44.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

QA Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

QA Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

QA Leader
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

QA Leader Daily Rate Trend in Reading

QA Leader Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Reading region featuring QA Leader in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Pattern Recognition
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

QA Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Pattern Recognition
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft