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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 33 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.86% 3.86% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 5.16% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate - £240 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
Merseyside

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
188 155 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.03% 74.88% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 82 43
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) SimCorp
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) EJB
1 1 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) OpenText
1 1 (16.67%) SimCorp