The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Leader role in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Lead
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Leader 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £331 £370
% change year-on-year
+16.98% -10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QA Leader
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 86.05% 97.06% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 24
Average daily rate £315 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -