Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 60 46
Rank change year-on-year +31 -14 -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.42% 0.63% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.71% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Warrington median daily rate - £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £425 £370
% change year-on-year -2.94% +14.86% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 202 567 394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 85.23% 89.72% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 389 278
Warrington median daily rate £395 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% - -2.70%
10th Percentile £154 £310 £282
90th Percentile £575 £638 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £422 £400
% change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 14
Warrington median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +100.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £68.75 £30.13
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +69.01% +1.43% -36.36%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warrington

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Warrington region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA