The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Manager
Rank 90 - 82
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a QA Manager 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.074% - 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% - 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.12% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £75.00 -
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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 Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1255 1352 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.89% 92.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 777 567
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 74 89
Average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

QA Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

QA Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

QA Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

QA Manager Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

QA Manager
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited QA Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

QA Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited QA Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center