The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Redhill 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)
Surrey / Redhill
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 -  
Contract jobs citing QA 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Redhill 0.89% 4.76% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 42.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £189 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +2.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Redhill with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Redhill
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Redhill 0.89% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Redhill

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redhill 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 Redhill

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in Redhill

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QA in Redhill

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 Redhill region with a requirement for QA.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) QA Automation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Redhill 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Logistics
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification