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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 70 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 37 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.01% 1.87% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 2.48% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 24
Median daily rate £500 £351 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.34% +6.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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
1480 1128 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.57% 75.30% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 622 461
Median daily rate £400 £364 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oldham - 2 £213 -
Salford - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 - - 4
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 30 (34.88%) SAP
2 27 (31.40%) Finance
3 25 (29.07%) Test Scripting
4 21 (24.42%) Workflow
5 20 (23.26%) Functional Testing
6 18 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (20.93%) Oracle
6 18 (20.93%) SAP HR
7 14 (16.28%) Java
7 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (15.12%) SQL
9 12 (13.95%) System Testing
9 12 (13.95%) QA
9 12 (13.95%) ISTQB
9 12 (13.95%) Defect Management
10 11 (12.79%) Software Testing
10 11 (12.79%) SAP Implementation
10 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
10 11 (12.79%) CRM
11 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
11 10 (11.63%) PeopleSoft
11 10 (11.63%) SAP Payroll
11 10 (11.63%) Regression Testing
11 10 (11.63%) Time Management
11 10 (11.63%) JIRA
11 10 (11.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (10.47%) Test Management
12 9 (10.47%) Selenium
12 9 (10.47%) XML

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 5 (5.81%) Oracle UPK
2 3 (3.49%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) Mingle
3 1 (1.16%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (20.93%) SAP HR
2 10 (11.63%) SAP Payroll
3 8 (9.30%) SAP SRM
4 5 (5.81%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 5 (5.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (3.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.16%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (1.16%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (1.16%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.16%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.16%) SAP FI-AA
7 1 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) LDAP
1 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) DB2
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.65%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.63%) JIRA
2 9 (10.47%) Selenium
3 5 (5.81%) PeopleTools
4 3 (3.49%) Toad
5 2 (2.33%) Appium
5 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.33%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.33%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.33%) TestDirector
5 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.33%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Retail
3 6 (6.98%) Legal
4 5 (5.81%) Games
5 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.49%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.16%) Back Office
7 1 (1.16%) Electronics
7 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (61.63%) Analyst
2 22 (25.58%) Test Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) SAP Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Test Manager
5 9 (10.47%) HR Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Test Leader
5 9 (10.47%) UAT Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) SAP HR Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) UAT Test Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.81%) Tester
8 4 (4.65%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) UAT Manager
8 4 (4.65%) UAT Test Lead
8 4 (4.65%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) XML
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
3 3 (3.49%) HTML
3 3 (3.49%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) CSS3
4 1 (1.16%) Flash
4 1 (1.16%) HTML5
4 1 (1.16%) jQuery
4 1 (1.16%) JSON
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.33%) Life Science
3 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.33%) Psychology
4 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.16%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.07%) Test Scripting
2 21 (24.42%) Workflow
3 20 (23.26%) Functional Testing
4 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.95%) Defect Management
5 12 (13.95%) System Testing
6 11 (12.79%) CRM
6 11 (12.79%) SAP Implementation
6 11 (12.79%) Software Testing
6 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Regression Testing
7 10 (11.63%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Time Management
8 9 (10.47%) Project Management
8 9 (10.47%) Test Management
9 8 (9.30%) E-Procurement
9 8 (9.30%) ERP
9 8 (9.30%) Validation
10 7 (8.14%) Non-Functional Testing
10 7 (8.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.28%) Java
2 13 (15.12%) SQL
3 5 (5.81%) PeopleCode
3 5 (5.81%) SQR
4 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.16%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.16%) C
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) ISTQB
2 10 (11.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (6.98%) ISEB
4 4 (4.65%) Degree
5 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.33%) HND
6 2 (2.33%) MCP
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.33%) OCP
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.33%) SAP Certification
6 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.16%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) SAP
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle
3 10 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.63%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (5.81%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.49%) HP
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.33%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.33%) Telerik
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Northgate
7 1 (1.16%) Pega
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