Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 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 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)
West London > Hammersmith
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 12 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -8
Contract jobs citing QA 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 1.16% 7.25% 7.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 71.43% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Hammersmith median daily rate £425 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.96% -5.09%
West London median daily rate £475 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +11.76% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hammersmith median hourly rate - - -
West London median hourly rate £12.00 £10.25 -
% change year-on-year +17.07% - -

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 Hammersmith with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hammersmith
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 4.65% 10.14% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 17
Hammersmith median daily rate £475 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -5.49% +1.86%
10th Percentile £425 £373 £263
90th Percentile £596 £450 £553
West London median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hammersmith median hourly rate - - £43.00
West London median hourly rate £17.38 £23.75 £27.75
% change year-on-year -26.84% -14.41% +63.24%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Hammersmith

QA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RavenDB
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

QA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 1 (100.00%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft