The median contractor rate for a Software Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Software Test Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 76 94
Contract jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.19% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £285 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £310 £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +68.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 990 1027 1265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 94.47% 95.98% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 542 573
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 47
Median hourly rate £17.40 £22.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.66% +39.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Software Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Software Test Analyst in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Test Analyst in Buckinghamshire