The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 24 June 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)
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 17
Contract jobs citing QA 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead - 10.71% 1.09%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 40.91% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +2.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +38.70% -58.38%  

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 Hemel Hempstead with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hemel Hempstead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 0 22 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead - 26.19% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 1
Median daily rate - £463 £75
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +516.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Hemel Hempstead

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QA in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for QA.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Conflict Management
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Conflict Management
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle