The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Staines
Rank 16 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 2.35% - 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% - 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £33.00 £33.90
% change year-on-year
-21.21% -2.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
9 24 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 10.59% 30.77% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £350 £110 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+218.18% -78.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +88.76%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staines region citing QA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Staines

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

QA Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

QA
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staines region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Document Composition

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) GPRS
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) LTE
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Document Composition
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT