Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 24 19
Contract jobs citing QA 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York - 1.23% 3.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 33.33% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
York median daily rate - - £375
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 6 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 6.06% 3.70% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 15
York median daily rate £325 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +26.67% -15.82%
10th Percentile £205 £393 £199
90th Percentile £518 £498 £480
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £463 £375
% change year-on-year -29.73% +23.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.85 £28.00
% change year-on-year +61.62% -46.96% -13.85%

QA
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for QA in York

QA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA in York

QA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for QA in York