Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a QA Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Chester median daily rate - - £260
Cheshire median daily rate - - £245
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Contract vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 185 204 248
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 92.73% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 163 176
Chester median daily rate £345 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £201 £176 £244
90th Percentile £455 £480 £522
Cheshire median daily rate £418 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +4.38% -3.73% +10.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 33
Chester median hourly rate £14.00 £15.15 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.59% -10.04% -6.86%
10th Percentile £12.65 £13.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £35.50 £35.00 £36.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -0.99%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Chester