Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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 (QA)
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 27 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -11
Contract jobs citing QA 10 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 4.18% 2.16% 5.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 37.04% 18.52% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 21
Crawley median daily rate £340 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -17.24% +237.21%
10th Percentile £257 £225 £313
90th Percentile £460 £400 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Crawley median hourly rate - - £33.00
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £33.00

QA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 27 27 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 11.30% 11.64% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 58
Crawley median daily rate £400 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.88% -12.19% +69.31%
10th Percentile £248 £263 £307
90th Percentile £530 £540 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Crawley median hourly rate - - £24.25
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -61.11% +127.85% -52.98%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crawley.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Crawley

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing QA in Crawley.

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Crawley

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Crawley over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for QA in Crawley

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QA in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for QA.

1 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
2 6 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) PMP
3 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (50.00%) PMO
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
6 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (20.00%) GDPR
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB
7 1 (10.00%) CRM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) IPv4
3 1 (10.00%) IPv6
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) GDPR Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Planning
2 6 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 5 (50.00%) PMP
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (20.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) HP