The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing QA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge - 1.54% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £23.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-17.15% -30.30%
QA
London

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 Uxbridge region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.00% 10.77% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Median daily rate £305 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

QA
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

QA Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

QA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft