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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 30 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.46% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.85% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £32.73 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +32.24%
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
166 236 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 76.50% 78.15% 74.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 139 92
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle