The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 59 43 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +26
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 44 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.73% 3.73% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 5.19% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 21
Average daily rate
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£369 £354 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £546 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.00%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1224 1078 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.07% 71.87% 74.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 578 613
Average daily rate £380 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 46 53
Average hourly rate £19.08 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -51.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.83 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -10 16 £425 - 8
Northamptonshire -8 11 £363 -2.02% 2
Derbyshire +2 8 £300 -48.05% 3
Leicestershire -5 5 £338 +35.00% 2
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.72%) Test Scripting
4 13 (16.46%) Integration Testing
4 13 (16.46%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (12.66%) SQL
5 10 (12.66%) Migration
5 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.39%) Linux
7 8 (10.13%) Retail
7 8 (10.13%) Ruby
7 8 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (10.13%) Data Migration
7 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.86%) Banking
8 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.86%) Java
8 7 (8.86%) Perl
8 7 (8.86%) PHP
8 7 (8.86%) MySQL
8 7 (8.86%) Oracle
8 7 (8.86%) SAP
9 6 (7.59%) Apache
9 6 (7.59%) Python
9 6 (7.59%) CRM
9 6 (7.59%) ISEB
9 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
9 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.59%) Zenoss

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (7.59%) Apache
2 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) MySQL
2 5 (6.33%) Crystal Analysis
2 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.53%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.80%) Lombardi
2 3 (3.80%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.27%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.27%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.27%) Xcode
General
1 27 (34.18%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Retail
3 7 (8.86%) Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.33%) Aerospace
6 4 (5.06%) Marketing
7 3 (3.80%) Legal
8 2 (2.53%) Billing
9 1 (1.27%) Local Government
9 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.27%) Automotive
9 1 (1.27%) Back Office
9 1 (1.27%) Electronics
9 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Analyst
2 14 (17.72%) Business Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Test Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Tester
6 6 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Test Leader
7 5 (6.33%) UAT Tester
7 5 (6.33%) Test Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) UAT Test Manager
9 3 (3.80%) UAT Manager
10 2 (2.53%) SAP Business Consultant
10 2 (2.53%) Designer
10 2 (2.53%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) Web Services
1 2 (2.53%) XML
1 2 (2.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (2.53%) HTML
2 1 (1.27%) J2EE
2 1 (1.27%) SOAP
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) HTML5
2 1 (1.27%) iOS SDK
2 1 (1.27%) REST
2 1 (1.27%) Android SDK
2 1 (1.27%) XSLT
2 1 (1.27%) J2ME
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) Ajax
2 1 (1.27%) XMPP
2 1 (1.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Visualisation
1 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.80%) FMCG
2 3 (3.80%) New Media
2 3 (3.80%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) DTV
4 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.27%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Social Media
4 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Ubuntu
2 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.80%) UNIX
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Test Scripting
3 13 (16.46%) Integration Testing
3 13 (16.46%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (12.66%) Migration
4 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.13%) Data Migration
5 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 6 (7.59%) Use Case
7 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.59%) System Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Test Strategy
7 6 (7.59%) DevOps
8 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Logistics
8 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) Ruby
3 7 (8.86%) Java
3 7 (8.86%) Perl
3 7 (8.86%) PHP
4 6 (7.59%) Python
4 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.27%) ABAP
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
7 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) ISEB
2 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.59%) Zenoss
3 4 (5.06%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle
1 7 (8.86%) SAP
2 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.33%) EXTOL
3 5 (6.33%) HP
4 4 (5.06%) Informatica
5 3 (3.80%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
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