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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
North West / Manchester
Rank 63 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 30 49 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.23% 2.73% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.21% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 18
Median daily rate £275 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £420 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.20 - £11.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

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
1112 1528 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.80% 84.98% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 894 690
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 4 £333 +14.65%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 21 (32.81%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 19 (29.69%) Test Scripting
3 14 (21.88%) Defect Management
4 13 (20.31%) JIRA
5 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (17.19%) Java
5 11 (17.19%) QA
6 8 (12.50%) Oracle
6 8 (12.50%) Selenium
6 8 (12.50%) High Availability
7 7 (10.94%) Use Case
7 7 (10.94%) Test Management
7 7 (10.94%) Test Planning
7 7 (10.94%) SAP
7 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (10.94%) Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (9.38%) XML
8 6 (9.38%) .NET
8 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.38%) NHS
8 6 (9.38%) SAP HR
8 6 (9.38%) QA Automation
8 6 (9.38%) SAP HCM
9 5 (7.81%) BDD
9 5 (7.81%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (7.81%) Spreadsheet

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 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.13%) SAS
1 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (9.38%) SAP HCM
1 6 (9.38%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.69%) OLAP
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.31%) JIRA
2 8 (12.50%) Selenium
3 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) JMeter
4 2 (3.13%) Log4j
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) TestNG
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Test Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) QA Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) MicroStrategy Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Report Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) HR Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) SAP HR Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Tester
8 3 (4.69%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) HR Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
1 6 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.13%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) NHS
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) FMCG
4 1 (1.56%) Life Science
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Test Scripting
2 14 (21.88%) Defect Management
3 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.50%) High Availability
5 7 (10.94%) Test Management
5 7 (10.94%) Test Planning
5 7 (10.94%) Use Case
5 7 (10.94%) Validation
6 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.38%) QA Automation
7 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.81%) BDD
7 5 (7.81%) Regression Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) Case Management
8 4 (6.25%) Migration
8 4 (6.25%) Project Management
8 4 (6.25%) Scrum
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.13%) C#
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.56%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
5 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) ISEB
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ACCA
3 1 (1.56%) CIMA
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
2 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.13%) Teradata
4 2 (3.13%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.56%) Progress
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
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