The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 26 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 1.90% 2.17% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.94% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £415 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 68 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 70.89% 73.91% 70.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 36 72
Average daily rate £378 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 14
Average hourly rate £14.55 £16.00 £9.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.07% +61.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.19 £15.50 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £16.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Derby

User Acceptance Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 12 (85.71%) System Integration Testing
2 11 (78.57%) Aerospace
3 10 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (71.43%) SAP BW
3 10 (71.43%) SAP
3 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) Visualisation
3 10 (71.43%) EXTOL
3 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Integration Testing
4 7 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Crystal Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) SAP BI
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
7 2 (14.29%) Data Validation
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Validation

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (71.43%) SAP BW
2 7 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) Crystal Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) SAP BI
General
1 11 (78.57%) Aerospace
2 10 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Business Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Business Objects Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Business Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) EXTOL
1 10 (71.43%) SAP