The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Assurance (QA)
Surrey / Leatherhead
Rank - 36 14
Contract jobs citing QA 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead - 1.76% 4.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 15.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £444 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £366 £350
% change year-on-year -0.27% +4.57%  
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 Leatherhead with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 0 20 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead - 11.76% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 11
Median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead 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 Leatherhead

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Leatherhead