The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had UAT Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Analyst
Rank 578 540 524
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -16
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 53 67 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 47
Median daily rate £350 £325 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +24.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £518 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £294 £233
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

UAT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 23 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
London -11 21 £360 +2.85% 1
South East -9 17 £350 +11.46% 2
South West +10 6 £225 -
East Midlands +3 3 £338 - 1
East of England +19 2 £294 - 2
Yorkshire -3 2 £315 -
West Midlands -22 1 £375 -
North East - 1 - -
UAT Analyst
UK

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, UAT 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 England region featuring UAT Analyst in the job title.

1 126 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 40 (31.75%) Finance
3 39 (30.95%) Test Scripting
4 27 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
5 24 (19.05%) Regression Testing
6 23 (18.25%) Banking
7 22 (17.46%) ISTQB
8 20 (15.87%) Defect Management
9 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (14.29%) SQL
10 18 (14.29%) Integration Testing
11 17 (13.49%) JIRA
11 17 (13.49%) Retail
12 16 (12.70%) Migration
12 16 (12.70%) ISEB
13 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (11.11%) Functional Testing
14 14 (11.11%) QA
15 13 (10.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (10.32%) System Integration Testing
15 13 (10.32%) SAP
15 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
16 12 (9.52%) CRM
16 12 (9.52%) System Testing
17 11 (8.73%) Manual Testing
17 11 (8.73%) SDLC
17 11 (8.73%) Sonata
17 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
18 8 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
18 8 (6.35%) Waterfall

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 7 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.17%) SAS
3 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Sonata
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) WebEx
2 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.38%) Base SAS
1 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) MS Access
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) JIRA
2 8 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.59%) JMeter
3 2 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.79%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.79%) TestComplete
General
1 40 (31.75%) Finance
2 23 (18.25%) Banking
3 17 (13.49%) Retail
4 5 (3.97%) Back Office
5 4 (3.17%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (1.59%) Web Services
2 2 (1.59%) XML
3 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.79%) FIXML
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.79%) SOAP
3 1 (0.79%) WCF
3 1 (0.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.17%) Equities
3 3 (2.38%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.59%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.59%) Derivative
4 2 (1.59%) Smart Energy
4 2 (1.59%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.59%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.79%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.79%) iPad
5 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.59%) Unix
2 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 39 (30.95%) Test Scripting
3 24 (19.05%) Regression Testing
4 20 (15.87%) Defect Management
5 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 16 (12.70%) Migration
8 14 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 13 (10.32%) System Integration Testing
10 12 (9.52%) CRM
10 12 (9.52%) System Testing
11 11 (8.73%) Manual Testing
11 11 (8.73%) SDLC
12 8 (6.35%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.35%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.56%) Asset Management
13 7 (5.56%) Software Testing
13 7 (5.56%) Test Management
14 6 (4.76%) Business Analysis
14 6 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (1.59%) C#
3 2 (1.59%) Perl
3 2 (1.59%) VBA
4 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) ISTQB
2 16 (12.70%) ISEB
3 13 (10.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) Degree
6 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) Basel III
3 1 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.79%) EMIR
3 1 (0.79%) MiFID
3 1 (0.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) SAP
2 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) IBM
4 7 (5.56%) HP
4 7 (5.56%) Thunderhead
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle
6 2 (1.59%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.59%) Pega
6 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.79%) Informatica
7 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.79%) Trillium
7 1 (0.79%) VMware