The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 43 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.87% 0.92% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.10% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £316 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.41% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
292 181 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.39% 83.41% 73.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 102 63
Average daily rate £500 £400 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 6 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) JDBC
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) OOP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) SMTP
3 4 (50.00%) FTP
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) webMethods
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SAP XI
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) FTP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) webMethods Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior webMethods Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JDBC
1 4 (50.00%) SAP XI
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) webMethods
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) IBM