The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 16 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 Chester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.82% +28.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 105 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 82.76% 72.41% 47.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 25 14
Average daily rate £350 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
User Acceptance Testing
Cheshire

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Chester region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle