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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 14 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.19% 0.57% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 0.89% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 1
Average daily rate
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£513 £260 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.11% -38.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
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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
237 112 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.45% 64.00% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 63 70
Average daily rate £475 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+409.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
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 31 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (71.43%) ISEB
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) QA
3 18 (51.43%) Test Scripting
3 18 (51.43%) Waterfall
4 17 (48.57%) Test Strategy
4 17 (48.57%) Supplier Management
5 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
7 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 10 (28.57%) Test Planning
9 8 (22.86%) Migration
9 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
10 6 (17.14%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.29%) Private Cloud
11 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 5 (14.29%) UNIX
11 5 (14.29%) HP
11 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
12 4 (11.43%) SQL
12 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (8.57%) HP Helion
13 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Test Leader
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Test Manager
2 9 (25.71%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (2.86%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) UAT Test Manager
6 1 (2.86%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Scrum
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Test Scripting
2 18 (51.43%) Waterfall
3 17 (48.57%) Test Strategy
3 17 (48.57%) Supplier Management
4 14 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
6 10 (28.57%) Test Planning
7 8 (22.86%) Migration
7 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
8 6 (17.14%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.57%) CRM
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.57%) System Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Time Management
10 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) ISEB
2 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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