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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 42 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 68 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.01% 3.63% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 4.62% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 36 21
Median daily rate £425 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
1378 1211 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.25% 78.59% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 797 650
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 37 56
Median hourly rate £18.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.30 £34.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Northamptonshire +3 29 £475 +31.03% 4
Nottinghamshire -6 18 £425 -11.45% 4
Leicestershire +2 9 £318 -22.08% 2
Derbyshire -8 4 £425 +21.42%
Lincolnshire - 1 £125 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 75 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (40.14%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (32.39%) PHP
3 46 (32.39%) BDD
3 46 (32.39%) Behat
3 46 (32.39%) Jenkins
3 46 (32.39%) Docker
4 35 (24.65%) Git (software)
4 35 (24.65%) Finance
5 34 (23.94%) Doctrine
6 33 (23.24%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (22.54%) JavaScript
7 32 (22.54%) OO
7 32 (22.54%) OO PHP
8 30 (21.13%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (21.13%) WebDriver
8 30 (21.13%) Cucumber
9 29 (20.42%) SQL
10 27 (19.01%) HTTP
11 25 (17.61%) Business Analysis
11 25 (17.61%) Mentoring
12 24 (16.90%) System Integration Testing
12 24 (16.90%) Zend
12 24 (16.90%) Relational Database
13 20 (14.08%) Zend Framework
13 20 (14.08%) Change Management
13 20 (14.08%) Front End Development
14 19 (13.38%) Case Management
15 18 (12.68%) Unix
15 18 (12.68%) Security Cleared

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 30 (21.13%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (9.15%) Confluence
3 2 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) Apache
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.45%) Photoshop
3 10 (7.04%) MS Office
4 6 (4.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.75%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.01%) HTTP
2 3 (2.11%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.24%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (16.90%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.15%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (9.15%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.75%) Power BI
4 11 (7.75%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.41%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.41%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (32.39%) Jenkins
2 35 (24.65%) Git (software)
3 30 (21.13%) Cucumber
3 30 (21.13%) WebDriver
4 16 (11.27%) JIRA
4 16 (11.27%) PHPUnit
5 12 (8.45%) Grunt
5 12 (8.45%) gulp
5 12 (8.45%) Protractor
6 11 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.41%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.41%) LSMW
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (24.65%) Finance
2 15 (10.56%) Retail
3 6 (4.23%) Banking
3 6 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Back Office
5 1 (0.70%) Electronics
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (36.62%) Developer
2 51 (35.92%) Analyst
3 32 (22.54%) Senior Developer
4 27 (19.01%) Business Analyst
5 20 (14.08%) PHP Developer
6 16 (11.27%) Consultant
7 13 (9.15%) Digital Analyst
7 13 (9.15%) Digital Business Analyst
7 13 (9.15%) Senior PHP Developer
8 12 (8.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 11 (7.75%) Integration Consultant
9 11 (7.75%) Test Analyst
10 10 (7.04%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (5.63%) Test Leader
12 7 (4.93%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (4.93%) SSIS Consultant
13 6 (4.23%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.39%) Behat
2 34 (23.94%) Doctrine
3 20 (14.08%) Zend Framework
4 17 (11.97%) Symfony
5 15 (10.56%) JMS
6 14 (9.86%) AngularJS
7 12 (8.45%) CSS
7 12 (8.45%) CSS3
7 12 (8.45%) Gherkin
7 12 (8.45%) HTML
7 12 (8.45%) LESS
7 12 (8.45%) Twig
8 2 (1.41%) .NET
9 1 (0.70%) Middleware
9 1 (0.70%) Web Services
9 1 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Visualisation
2 5 (3.52%) User Experience
3 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.70%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) iPad
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Replication
5 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.68%) Unix
2 17 (11.97%) Linux
3 14 (9.86%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.23%) Windows
5 2 (1.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (40.14%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (32.39%) BDD
4 32 (22.54%) OO
4 32 (22.54%) OO PHP
5 25 (17.61%) Business Analysis
5 25 (17.61%) Mentoring
6 24 (16.90%) System Integration Testing
7 20 (14.08%) Change Management
7 20 (14.08%) Front End Development
8 19 (13.38%) Case Management
9 17 (11.97%) Configuration Management
9 17 (11.97%) Scrum
10 16 (11.27%) Migration
10 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (10.56%) Line Management
11 15 (10.56%) Open Source
11 15 (10.56%) Regression Testing
12 14 (9.86%) Functional Testing
12 14 (9.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.39%) PHP
2 32 (22.54%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.42%) SQL
4 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.11%) C#
5 3 (2.11%) R
6 2 (1.41%) Java
6 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.41%) VBScript
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.04%) ISEB
3 9 (6.34%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.63%) DBS Check
5 6 (4.23%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.41%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) APMP
8 1 (0.70%) Degree
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) WAI
2 5 (3.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.52%) QA
3 2 (1.41%) P3O
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 46 (32.39%) Docker
2 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Zend
2 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.45%) Dell
3 12 (8.45%) SAP
4 11 (7.75%) VMware
5 8 (5.63%) Oracle
6 4 (2.82%) Citrix
6 4 (2.82%) Northgate
7 3 (2.11%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.41%) Cognos
8 2 (1.41%) Genesys
8 2 (1.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.70%) HP
9 1 (0.70%) Infor
9 1 (0.70%) KANA
9 1 (0.70%) Pega
9 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.70%) Wyse
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago