Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 - 156
Rank change year-on-year - +156 -6
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.032% - 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% - 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median daily rate £400 - -
North West median daily rate £300 £300 -
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 2,974 2,715 3,426
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 94.90% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,841 1,686 2,146
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £232 £238
90th Percentile £563 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 113 86
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +15.25% -3.67%
10th Percentile £11.14 £11.27 £10.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.40 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £19.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.58% +15.91% -12.58%

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 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, UAT Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region featuring UAT Test Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing