The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 34 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.67% 0.87% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.09% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £480 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 184 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.75% 80.00% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 130 86
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Liverpool region.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Psychology
1 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
1 3 (60.00%) Service Design
1 3 (60.00%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (60.00%) Human Factors
1 3 (60.00%) Psychology
1 3 (60.00%) Service Design
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
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