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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 57 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 36 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.29% 2.04% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.80% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +6.17%
User Acceptance Testing
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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
1169 1036 972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 74.32% 72.75% 71.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 535 486
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 61 42
Average hourly rate £19.08 £14.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.58% -47.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -5 17 £425 +1.19% 6
Northamptonshire +8 12 £425 +40.49% 5
Leicestershire +1 3 £280 -5.08% 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Finance
3 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 12 (18.18%) Oracle
4 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 10 (15.15%) Migration
6 9 (13.64%) Retail
6 9 (13.64%) Linux
6 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
6 9 (13.64%) QA
7 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (12.12%) Java
7 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.12%) Ruby
7 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.61%) Banking
8 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.61%) Perl
8 7 (10.61%) PHP
8 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
8 7 (10.61%) SDLC
8 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
8 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (9.09%) Zenoss

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.52%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.52%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.55%) Lombardi
3 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.52%) Ant
4 1 (1.52%) JIRA
4 1 (1.52%) Toad
4 1 (1.52%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Retail
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
4 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Tester
4 6 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Test Leader
5 5 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) UAT Tester
7 2 (3.03%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) J2EE
1 1 (1.52%) Web Services
1 1 (1.52%) XML
1 1 (1.52%) J2ME
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
1 1 (1.52%) Ajax
1 1 (1.52%) XMPP
1 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (1.52%) jQuery
1 1 (1.52%) HTML5
1 1 (1.52%) iOS SDK
1 1 (1.52%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) New Media
2 2 (3.03%) NHS
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Social Media
3 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 6 (9.09%) UNIX
2 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (15.15%) Migration
4 9 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 8 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) SDLC
6 7 (10.61%) Waterfall
7 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 6 (9.09%) DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) System Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 4 (6.06%) ETL
9 4 (6.06%) Use Case
9 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) Java
2 8 (12.12%) Ruby
3 7 (10.61%) Perl
3 7 (10.61%) PHP
3 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.09%) Python
4 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.03%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.52%) ABAP
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) ISEB
1 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ACCA
3 1 (1.52%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (9.09%) Zenoss
3 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.06%) HP
4 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 3 (4.55%) Informatica
5 3 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.03%) IBM
6 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.52%) Perforce
7 1 (1.52%) Northgate
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