The table below looks at the statistics for QA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QA over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing QA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 14.29% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
- +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.39 £22.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -31.06%
QA
Cheshire

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 Wilmslow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wilmslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 57.14% - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £180 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

QA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

QA Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

QA
Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

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

QA Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

QA
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 4 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver

QA
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java