The median contractor rate for a QA Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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 Test Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £380 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £328 £350
% change year-on-year -8.39% -6.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 575 746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.65% 97.13% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 407 490
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 44
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £25.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured QA Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, QA Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Behat
2 2 (66.67%) New Relic
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic