The median contractor rate for a QA Test Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 116
Contract jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - £385
Yorkshire median daily rate - £350 £385
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1422 1958 2015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.60% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 4897 5500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £275 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £565 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 124 252
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.51% -2.66%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.84 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.75 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.32 £12.75
% change year-on-year -18.40% +20.15%  

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

QA Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QA Test Analyst in West Yorkshire

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region featuring QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

QA Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA