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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 22 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.89% 4.15% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 5.93% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £463 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +82.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £239 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £515 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £344
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £23.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-41.48% -8.73%
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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
171 135 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 76.00% 69.95% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 67 96
Average daily rate £410 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 7
Average hourly rate £18.38 £97.75 £155.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.20% -36.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £20.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (7.14%) QA
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
6 1 (7.14%) NHS

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) UAT Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.14%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards