Period
to 17 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a QA Test Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 17 December 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 Test Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs requiring a QA Test Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median daily rate - - £285
South East median daily rate £400 £341 £340
% change year-on-year +17.22% +0.37% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 644 516 501
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 96.09% 96.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 353 312
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £243 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 18
East Sussex median hourly rate £28.25 £33.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.30% +73.08% +9.86%
10th Percentile £10.68 £11.12 £11.80
90th Percentile £43.90 £86.88 £42.68
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.96
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.08% +8.36%

QA Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured QA Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Engineer in East Sussex

QA Test Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing QA Test Engineer in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for QA Test Engineer in East Sussex