Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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)
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 25 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 +24 -26
Contract jobs citing QA 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 3.36% 0.74% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 25.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Leatherhead median daily rate £300 £525 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +19.32% +0.57%
10th Percentile £290 £488 £420
90th Percentile £353 £563 £460
Surrey median daily rate £363 £378 £400
% change year-on-year -3.97% -5.63% +13.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leatherhead median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -19.23% -

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 Leatherhead with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leatherhead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 16 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 13.45% 2.94% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 12
Leatherhead median daily rate £300 £563 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +20.00% -18.48%
10th Percentile £122 £503 £413
90th Percentile £543 £613 £488
Surrey median daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leatherhead median hourly rate - - £18.00
Surrey median hourly rate £19.63 £30.00 £39.09
% change year-on-year -34.58% -23.25% +95.45%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Leatherhead

QA
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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for QA.

1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Lawson
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Workday
3 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Lawson
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Workday