Period
to 11 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Test Analyst - UAT
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 154 154
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 -
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.034% 0.029% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.031% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Manchester median daily rate £500 - £244
10th Percentile £475 - £232
90th Percentile £525 - £258
North West median daily rate £300 - £244
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2777 3214 3686
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 94.59% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1784 2052 2124
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £238 £230 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 73 143
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% -11.39% +22.82%

UAT Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured UAT Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for UAT Test Analyst in Manchester

UAT Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UAT Test Analyst in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Test Analyst in Manchester

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, UAT Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring UAT Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ACCA
1 1 (100.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau