The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen 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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 15 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.35% 0.94% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 1.23% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 81 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 63.04% 76.42% 65.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 38
Average daily rate £450 £339 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.71% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £150 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

User Acceptance Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen 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 4 (57.14%) SAP
1 4 (57.14%) SAP MM
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SAP SCM
2 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Teamcenter
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen 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 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) SAP MM
1 4 (57.14%) SAP SCM
2 2 (28.57%) Teamcenter
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) SAP SCM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAP MM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Taxonomies
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP