Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a QA Tester was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Livingston during the 6 months to 23 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 Tester
West Lothian > Livingston
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs requiring a QA Tester 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Livingston - - 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Livingston median daily rate - - £375
West Lothian median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Livingston median hourly rate - - -
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston. 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
Livingston
Contract vacancies in Livingston with a recognized job title 78 60 151
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 95.24% 95.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 45 75
Livingston median daily rate £413 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £235 £221 £264
90th Percentile £434 £430 £466
West Lothian median daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Livingston median hourly rate - £32.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +225.00% -76.19%
West Lothian median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +225.00% -76.19%

QA Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Tester in Livingston

QA Tester
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA Tester in Livingston