The median contractor rate for a Quality Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quality Analyst
South East / West Sussex
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Quality Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £363
% change year-on-year +18.51% -6.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £18.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 496 560 499
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.45% 96.22% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 341 309
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Quality Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Quality Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Quality Analyst in West Sussex

Quality Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Quality Analyst in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Quality Analyst in West Sussex

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Quality 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 West Sussex region featuring Quality Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Talend
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Gatling
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Trillium
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio

Quality Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Gatling
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) Talend
1 1 (50.00%) Trillium