The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 27 21
Contract jobs citing QA 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines - 1.32% 3.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.13% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £32.22 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.04% +74.16%
QA
Surrey

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
14 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 21.21% 42.11% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate £475 £500 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £463 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £506 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QA across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within 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