Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 21 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)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - +37 0
Contract jobs citing QA 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.56% - 2.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.71% - 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Norfolk median daily rate £538 - £425
10th Percentile £519 - £300
90th Percentile £556 - £443
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £39.00 £35.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +55.43% -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 35 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 9.78% 11.36% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 31
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +13.04% -11.54%
10th Percentile £134 £165 £163
90th Percentile £508 £500 £488
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Norfolk median hourly rate - £27.60 £102.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -73.07% +336.17%
East of England median hourly rate £22.75 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.33% +29.31% +5.45%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in Norfolk

QA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Norfolk

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QA in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for QA.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Physical Data Model

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Physical Data Model