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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 29 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.99% 0.84% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.00% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £480 £280 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +43.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.72 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+17.69% +55.55%

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
151 201 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 75.12% 84.10% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 122 71
Median daily rate £500 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £32.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £71.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 (50.00%) Psychology
1 3 (50.00%) Human Factors
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Service Design
1 3 (50.00%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) GitLab

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 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
1 3 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Psychology
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (50.00%) Human Factors
1 3 (50.00%) Service Design
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP