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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 17 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.54% 5.26% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 8.33% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

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
46 24 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.77% 63.16% 65.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 25
Median daily rate £306 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £353 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £505 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Teamcenter
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Itk
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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%) Teamcenter
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PLM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++