The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had UAT Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst - UAT
Rank 82 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £225 £225 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £225
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UAT Test Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1128 1588 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.66% 94.92% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 850 644
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.51 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

UAT Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured UAT Test Analyst in the job title.

UAT Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

UAT Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Test Analyst across the Edinburgh region.

UAT Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, UAT Test Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring UAT Test Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) SAS
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 3 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 3 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter