The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
Rank 64 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.28% 2.54% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 3.09% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 18
Median daily rate £325 £293 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £244 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £442 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £24.43 - £11.04
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 1587 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.05% 82.31% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 925 668
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 34
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £28.13
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 Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Manchester region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £333 -
Bury - 1 £425 -
Stockport - 1 £380 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 20 (29.85%) Finance
3 16 (23.88%) Test Scripting
4 14 (20.90%) Defect Management
5 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (17.91%) QA
6 11 (16.42%) JIRA
6 11 (16.42%) Java
7 10 (14.93%) Oracle
8 9 (13.43%) Selenium
9 8 (11.94%) Use Case
9 8 (11.94%) High Availability
9 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (10.45%) Validation
10 7 (10.45%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (8.96%) QA Automation
11 6 (8.96%) Test Planning
11 6 (8.96%) SAP HCM
11 6 (8.96%) Test Management
11 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
11 6 (8.96%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (8.96%) NHS
11 6 (8.96%) SAP HR
11 6 (8.96%) ISEB
11 6 (8.96%) ETL
11 6 (8.96%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (8.96%) SAP
11 6 (8.96%) XML
11 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.99%) SAS
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (8.96%) SAP HCM
1 6 (8.96%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) OLAP
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.49%) GIS
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) JIRA
2 9 (13.43%) Selenium
3 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.99%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) JMeter
4 2 (2.99%) Log4j
4 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.99%) TestNG
5 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Legal
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Test Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Consultant
3 7 (10.45%) Test Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (8.96%) MicroStrategy Developer
4 6 (8.96%) QA Automation Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) QA Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Java Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Report Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) HR Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) SAP HR Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Tester
6 4 (5.97%) UAT Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Informatica Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) XML
2 5 (7.46%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.99%) Gherkin
3 2 (2.99%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) NHS
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Unix
2 3 (4.48%) Android
2 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.48%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Test Scripting
2 14 (20.90%) Defect Management
3 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.94%) High Availability
4 8 (11.94%) Use Case
5 7 (10.45%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (10.45%) Validation
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
6 6 (8.96%) ETL
6 6 (8.96%) QA Automation
6 6 (8.96%) Test Management
6 6 (8.96%) Test Planning
7 5 (7.46%) BDD
7 5 (7.46%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.99%) C#
4 2 (2.99%) VBA
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) PHP
5 1 (1.49%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Ruby
5 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ACCA
2 1 (1.49%) CIMA
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) QA
2 5 (7.46%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (8.96%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Informatica
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Teradata
4 2 (2.99%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.49%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Progress
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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