The table below looks at the statistics for the UAT Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAT Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Analyst
Rank 532 525 515
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 48 55 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 42
Average daily rate £319 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £406 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £250
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UAT Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

UAT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UAT Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UAT Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

UAT Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Analyst across the England region.

UAT Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

UAT Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London -2 30 £345 -1.42% 4
South East -1 8 £288 -4.16% 4
East Midlands -5 3 £350 +16.66%
South West 0 2 £238 -38.07%
North West - 2 £313 -
Yorkshire -13 1 £250 -20.63% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
UAT Analyst
UK

UAT Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited UAT Analyst in their job title 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 with UAT Analyst in their job title.

1 126 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 51 (40.48%) Finance
3 47 (37.30%) Test Scripting
4 35 (27.78%) ISEB
5 28 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (18.25%) ISTQB
6 23 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (16.67%) SQL
8 19 (15.08%) Integration Testing
9 18 (14.29%) Banking
9 18 (14.29%) Retail
10 17 (13.49%) Defect Management
11 16 (12.70%) HP
12 13 (10.32%) System Integration Testing
13 12 (9.52%) Test Management
14 11 (8.73%) QA
14 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.73%) XML
14 11 (8.73%) Migration
15 10 (7.94%) Waterfall
15 10 (7.94%) System Testing
16 9 (7.14%) Data Migration
16 9 (7.14%) Functional Testing
16 9 (7.14%) Software Testing
16 9 (7.14%) Retail Banking
16 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (7.14%) SDLC
17 8 (6.35%) XML Messaging
17 8 (6.35%) Windows
17 8 (6.35%) MS Excel

UAT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited UAT Analyst in their job title 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 with UAT Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.59%) Confluence
3 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.59%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.59%) Maximo
2 2 (1.59%) Sage 50
2 2 (1.59%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.79%) Tercero
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) FTP
1 2 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.59%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.56%) JIRA
2 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.59%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 51 (40.48%) Finance
2 18 (14.29%) Banking
2 18 (14.29%) Retail
3 9 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.97%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.38%) International Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Advertising
6 2 (1.59%) Back Office
6 2 (1.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.73%) XML
2 8 (6.35%) XML Messaging
3 2 (1.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.59%) SOAP
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) CSS
4 1 (0.79%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Derivative
5 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) Windows
2 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 47 (37.30%) Test Scripting
3 23 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (15.08%) Integration Testing
5 17 (13.49%) Defect Management
6 13 (10.32%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (9.52%) Test Management
8 11 (8.73%) Migration
9 10 (7.94%) System Testing
9 10 (7.94%) Waterfall
10 9 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 9 (7.14%) Functional Testing
10 9 (7.14%) SDLC
10 9 (7.14%) Software Testing
10 9 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.35%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.76%) Regression Testing
12 6 (4.76%) Test Strategy
12 6 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (0.79%) Java
3 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.79%) Perl
3 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.79%) VB
3 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (27.78%) ISEB
2 23 (18.25%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.38%) Degree
4 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) ACCA
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (12.70%) HP
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.76%) Oracle
3 4 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (1.59%) Cognos
4 2 (1.59%) IBM
4 2 (1.59%) Murex
4 2 (1.59%) Sage
4 2 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (0.79%) ATG
5 1 (0.79%) Capita
5 1 (0.79%) hybris
5 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.79%) Talend