The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.31% 2.51% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 3.17% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £490 £275 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.18% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £275 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
249 252 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 81.64% 79.00% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 154 109
Median daily rate £468 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +142.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 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
Liverpool -3 4 £480 - 1
Bootle +2 1 £500 -
User Acceptance Testing
North West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) DB2
3 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) JUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) GitLab
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (33.33%) UX Designer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 3 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Psychology
2 3 (33.33%) Service Design
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) HP
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