Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 22 November 2017 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)
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -7
Contract jobs citing QA 7 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 5.51% 10.00% 5.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% 42.86% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Docklands, London median daily rate £561 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% - +23.80%
10th Percentile £426 £403 £370
90th Percentile £728 £698 £660
East London median daily rate £450 £500 £518
% change year-on-year -10.00% -3.38% +18.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate £32.48 - -
East London median hourly rate £32.48 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +123.97% +3.57% -

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 Docklands, London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 16.54% 23.33% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 34
Docklands, London median daily rate £498 £545 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.62% -0.91% +12.82%
10th Percentile £313 £366 £252
90th Percentile £713 £599 £666
East London median daily rate £450 £425 £460
% change year-on-year +5.88% -7.61% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate £32.48 - -
East London median hourly rate £20.60 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +47.14% - -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings citing QA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Docklands, London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Docklands, London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing QA in Docklands, London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for QA in Docklands, London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QA in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Sequence Diagram
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (28.57%) WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Training Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) UML Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UML Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) BPMN
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Sequence Diagram
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Casewise
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow