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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 62 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 33 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.04% 2.32% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.21% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 22
Average daily rate
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£358 £313 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.60% -23.33%
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
1227 1089 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.02% 72.17% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 554 412
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 71 52
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.13 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £10.81 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £69.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -5 18 £425 +6.91% 7
Northamptonshire -1 9 £370 +22.39% 3
Leicestershire -1 2 £250 -16.66% 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) Finance
3 13 (22.41%) Oracle
4 12 (20.69%) SQL
5 11 (18.97%) QA
6 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
7 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
7 8 (13.79%) Migration
8 7 (12.07%) Retail
8 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.07%) Perl
8 7 (12.07%) PHP
8 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
8 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
8 7 (12.07%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
9 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (10.34%) DevOps
9 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (10.34%) Zenoss
9 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
9 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.34%) SAP
9 6 (10.34%) Linux
9 6 (10.34%) Apache
9 6 (10.34%) Python
9 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (10.34%) Apache
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.72%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.72%) Northgate Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle Database
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.17%) Toad
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) Lombardi
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Xcode
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.45%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Tester
6 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Functional Test Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Tester
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.45%) SQL Programmer
10 2 (3.45%) UAT Test Manager
10 2 (3.45%) UAT Manager
10 2 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
1 1 (1.72%) Ajax
1 1 (1.72%) XMPP
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
1 1 (1.72%) J2EE
1 1 (1.72%) J2ME
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
1 1 (1.72%) XML
1 1 (1.72%) HTML5
1 1 (1.72%) iOS SDK
1 1 (1.72%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
1 6 (10.34%) Ubuntu
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
3 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Migration
4 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (10.34%) DevOps
5 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) System Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
6 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.62%) SDLC
7 4 (6.90%) Test Planning
7 4 (6.90%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) Perl
2 7 (12.07%) PHP
2 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
3 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.34%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) Ruby
4 4 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) ABAP
6 1 (1.72%) VBA
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) ISEB
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) ACCA
3 1 (1.72%) CIMA
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.34%) Zenoss
2 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.72%) Northgate
5 1 (1.72%) Perforce
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
Leicestershire
Venn Group
Rate: £275 - £330 Per Day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago