Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 14 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.42% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Merseyside median daily rate £300 - -
North West median daily rate £300 - £244
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside 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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 451 542 689
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 94.76% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 336 333
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £195 £213 £158
90th Percentile £561 £513 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 33
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.16 £9.90 £11.50
90th Percentile £18.87 £26.26 £38.04
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +24.38%

UAT Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for UAT Test Analyst in Merseyside

UAT Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Test Analyst in Merseyside

UAT Test Analyst
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 UAT Test Analyst within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £300 -
UAT Test Analyst
North West

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 14 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 Merseyside region featuring UAT Test Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Siebel
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel