The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 28 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.24% 2.99% 5.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 3.85% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
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£231 £375 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +63.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £305 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £375 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £337
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.44%
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 Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 130 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 84.26% 77.84% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 61 87
Average daily rate £350 £334 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +28.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £402 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.53 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) MS Access
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) MS Access
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) MI Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Domino Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) LotusScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus