The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire 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 38 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.41% 1.54% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 2.30% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 87 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 73.98% 66.92% 66.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 53 56
Average daily rate £320 £245 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 38
Average hourly rate £23.36 £11.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.13% -79.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £10.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £50.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derby -10 1 - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
4 1 (14.29%) Revenue Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) DSDM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) HP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) TestDirector
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Tester
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Revenue Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) HP