The median contractor rate for a Senior QA Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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.

Senior Quality Assurance Test Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 645 639
Contract jobs requiring a Senior QA Test Analyst 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.012% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Median daily rate - £475 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £345
% change year-on-year - +15.94%  
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Test Analyst in the UK

Senior QA Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior QA Test Analyst in the UK