The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bradford region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 19 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.19% 5.96% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 8.26% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 6
Average daily rate £300 £340 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +29.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £393 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.18% -5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £37.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-45.27% +40.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 109 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 69.34% 72.19% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 27
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (9.09%) MS Access
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle SCM
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Functional Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) OBIEE Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle