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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 39 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 61 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.85% 1.95% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 2.49% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 17
Median daily rate £400 £341 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £475 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
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
1288 1286 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.21% 78.18% 74.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 773 576
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 74
Median hourly rate £16.05 £17.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £10.61 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.45 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 26 £385 -14.44% 2
Derbyshire - 15 £540 - 1
Northamptonshire +5 8 £450 +21.53% 1
Leicestershire -1 2 £300 +20.00% 3
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 28 (28.57%) Oracle
2 28 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 22 (22.45%) ERP
4 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (16.33%) Retail
6 15 (15.31%) Business Analysis
6 15 (15.31%) Change Management
7 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (14.29%) SDLC
8 13 (13.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 13 (13.27%) Regression Testing
9 11 (11.22%) System Testing
10 10 (10.20%) Data Modelling
10 10 (10.20%) SQL
10 10 (10.20%) SAP
11 9 (9.18%) Scrum
11 9 (9.18%) Extreme Programming
11 9 (9.18%) Test Management
11 9 (9.18%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (9.18%) Logical Data Model
12 8 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (8.16%) Migration
12 8 (8.16%) Oracle Financials
13 7 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (7.14%) Data Migration
13 7 (7.14%) QA
13 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
14 6 (6.12%) Procure-to-Pay
14 6 (6.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.04%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.10%) MS Office
2 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (6.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (4.08%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (4.08%) SAP GTS
6 4 (4.08%) SAP QM
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (1.02%) SAP ERP
7 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Firewall
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
1 1 (1.02%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Essbase
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) DB2
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.02%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) JIRA
1 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.02%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.02%) Toad
2 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (36.73%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Back Office
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
4 1 (1.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (52.04%) Analyst
2 28 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) Test Analyst
3 17 (17.35%) Test Manager
4 11 (11.22%) UAT Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) UAT Manager
5 8 (8.16%) UAT Test Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Consultant
6 7 (7.14%) Tester
6 7 (7.14%) UAT Test Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Programme Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Programme Test Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Test Programme Manager
9 4 (4.08%) HR Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) SAP QM Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Oracle Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) .NET
1 1 (1.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) EPoS
2 4 (4.08%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.04%) FMCG
4 2 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.12%) Unix
2 5 (5.10%) Windows
3 4 (4.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 22 (22.45%) ERP
3 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.31%) Business Analysis
4 15 (15.31%) Change Management
5 14 (14.29%) SDLC
5 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.27%) Regression Testing
7 11 (11.22%) System Testing
8 10 (10.20%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.18%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (9.18%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (9.18%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (9.18%) Scrum
9 9 (9.18%) Test Management
10 8 (8.16%) Migration
11 7 (7.14%) Data Migration
11 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
12 6 (6.12%) Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (6.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.20%) SQL
2 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) ISEB
2 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.04%) TickIT
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Oracle
2 10 (10.20%) SAP
3 5 (5.10%) Hyperion
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.08%) HP
4 4 (4.08%) Pegasus
5 3 (3.06%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.04%) Citrix
7 1 (1.02%) JDA
7 1 (1.02%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.02%) Serena
7 1 (1.02%) TIBCO
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