Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a QA Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 24 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 78 -
Contract jobs requiring a QA Analyst 0 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
South Wales median daily rate - £423 -
Wales median daily rate - £423 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
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 South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 909 1103 1251
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.70% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 756 943
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £167 £196 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 70 54
South Wales median hourly rate £16.50 £15.38 £15.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.72% +17.07%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.43 £9.58
90th Percentile £45.78 £70.75 £28.68
Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +15.02% -5.36% -

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in South Wales

QA Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA Analyst in South Wales