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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance (QA)
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing QA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow - 11.11% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £34.28 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-69.36% +75.76%
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 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 30.77% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £358 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 27 July 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) WiX
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) CMake
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle

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%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) CMake
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) WiX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Build Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware