The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for QA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QA over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Hampshire / Fareham
Rank - 14 15
Contract jobs citing QA 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham - 2.86% 1.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £230 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -54.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -1.35% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £39.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -32.05% +6.84%  

QA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Fareham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 8.62% 14.29% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £475 £375 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% +20.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £42.00 £27.13
% change year-on-year -52.61% +54.83%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham citing QA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for QA in Fareham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Fareham

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Fareham region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit

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Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Talend