The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Quality Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Analyst
Rank 627 619 584
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 33 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.096% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.10% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 21
Median daily rate £375 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £315 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £208
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +92.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £99.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+633.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £99.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+633.33% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Quality Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Quality Analyst in the job title.

Quality Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quality Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK.

Quality Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Quality Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Quality Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Quality Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK.

Quality Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Quality Analyst
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Quality Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 33 £375 - 9
London +1 12 £350 -6.66% 4
South East -2 9 £425 - 2
West Midlands -29 8 £375 +15.38% 2
Surrey +2 3 - -
Staines - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 £363 - 1
South West +2 2 £275 -21.42%
Warwick - 2 £388 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £295 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £388 -
City of London +40 1 £400 +6.66% 1
Devon +11 1 £150 -57.14%
Exeter +3 1 £150 -57.14%
Berkshire -1 1 £425 +6.25% 1
North West -7 1 - -
Manchester -7 1 - -
Croydon -17 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £250 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £250 -
Reading - 1 £425 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £250 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Quality Analyst 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 featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (61.54%) Data Quality
2 20 (30.77%) QA
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (23.08%) Finance
6 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.00%) Trillium
7 12 (18.46%) Oracle
7 12 (18.46%) Banking
7 12 (18.46%) Data Governance
8 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
9 10 (15.38%) Data Management
10 8 (12.31%) DataFlux
10 8 (12.31%) Informatica
10 8 (12.31%) SAS
10 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
10 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
11 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.77%) Analytics
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle EDQ
11 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.77%) Project Management
11 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.77%) Validation
11 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
12 6 (9.23%) Migration
12 6 (9.23%) ERP
13 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
13 5 (7.69%) Six Sigma

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.31%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.08%) Lorenzo
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.54%) HFM
2 1 (1.54%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.54%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.54%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.15%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (4.62%) Big Data
2 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.62%) DB2
2 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.08%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.62%) Selenium
2 3 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.54%) JBehave
4 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.62%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Military
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Node.js
1 2 (3.08%) SOAP
1 2 (3.08%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Biometrics
2 3 (4.62%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.08%) NHS
3 2 (3.08%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.54%) Equities
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
4 1 (1.54%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Data Governance
3 10 (15.38%) Data Management
4 8 (12.31%) Process Improvement
5 7 (10.77%) Analytics
5 7 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Project Management
5 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.77%) Validation
6 6 (9.23%) ERP
6 6 (9.23%) Migration
7 5 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (7.69%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.15%) Data Validation
8 4 (6.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) ISEB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ACCA
4 1 (1.54%) CIMA
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (61.54%) Data Quality
2 20 (30.77%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) WCAG
4 1 (1.54%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.54%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 3 (4.62%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Trillium
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle
3 8 (12.31%) DataFlux
3 8 (12.31%) Informatica
4 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.62%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) CA
7 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
Burgess Hill
Axiom Software Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago