Period
to 28 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 28 September 2020 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)
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 9 22
Contract jobs citing QA 0 9 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in York - 8.33% 0.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 60.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.35% +1.49%
North Yorkshire median daily rate - £330 £356
% change year-on-year - -7.37% -14.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 York with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 8.16% 13.89% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 9
Median daily rate £332 £337 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +49.56% -32.08%
10th Percentile £191 £309 £181
90th Percentile £490 £484 £428
North Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £335 £225
% change year-on-year +34.33% +48.89% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +204.35% - -
Median hourly rate £24.50 £11.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +113.00% -36.11% -16.28%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings citing QA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in York.

Job vacancy trend for QA in York

QA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing QA in York.

Daily rate trend for QA in York

QA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing QA in York.

Hourly rate trend for QA in York