Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a QA Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Andover during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Quality Assurance Tester
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Tester 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 1.49% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate £363 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Andover
Contract vacancies in Andover with a recognized job title 65 60 92
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 92.31% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 38
Andover median daily rate £375 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.24% +12.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £323 £330 £284
90th Percentile £476 £561 £477
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Andover median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% - +31.58%

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, QA Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

QA Tester Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods