Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Huntingdon 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 13 December 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)
Cambridgeshire > Huntingdon
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - +9 -3
Contract jobs citing QA 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 4.55% - 1.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 33.33% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Huntingdon median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £300 £378
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.53% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huntingdon median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £38.75 - £50.00

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 Huntingdon with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Huntingdon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 13.64% 8.11% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Huntingdon median daily rate £185 £145 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.59% -3.33% -66.10%
10th Percentile £168 £138 £140
90th Percentile £203 £153 £160
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huntingdon median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -19.70% +11.86% +7.27%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Huntingdon

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Huntingdon region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Allocation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Huntingdon 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL