Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a QA Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Quality Assurance Analyst
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.73% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Cardiff median daily rate - £375 -
South Wales median daily rate - £423 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Contract vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 584 538 853
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 98.35% 97.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 404 696
Cardiff median daily rate £363 £375 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +9.65% -2.29%
10th Percentile £163 £172 £209
90th Percentile £500 £525 £461
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 22
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.65 £9.78
90th Percentile £24.33 £36.55 £21.35
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year +12.90% +4.20% +10.19%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured QA Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Cardiff

QA Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA Analyst in Cardiff