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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 6 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.58% 4.26% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.50% 7.14% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -8.69%
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
40 28 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 83.33% 59.57% 77.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 38
Median daily rate £338 £450 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
3 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 7 (63.64%) Billing
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Itk
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) SAP HCM
6 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 1 (9.09%) SAP HR

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 8 (72.73%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HCM
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HR
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (9.09%) Teamcenter
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Billing
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (63.64%) Functional Consultant
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Itk
1 1 (9.09%) Swing
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
2 7 (63.64%) Risk Management
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP