The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 33 22 46
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.19% 2.70% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 4.00% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £350 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -54.83%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 100 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 70.80% 67.57% 69.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 52 166
Average daily rate £375 £350 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.19 £15.50 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £16.00 £37.50
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 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -11 3 £415 -
Chesterfield - 2 £350 -
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 10 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 10 (45.45%) EXTOL
3 10 (45.45%) SAP
3 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
3 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Visualisation
3 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 10 (45.45%) Integration Testing
3 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Crystal Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) SAP BI
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
2 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) Crystal Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) SAP BI
General
1 11 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 10 (45.45%) Manufacturing
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Business Objects Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) SAP Business Consultant
2 6 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) UAT Lead
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 10 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Validation
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) EXTOL
1 10 (45.45%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix