The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 36 30 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.59% 3.94% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 5.18% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 9
Median daily rate £263 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £475 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
427 599 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.72% 76.11% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 344 329
Median daily rate £365 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £195 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.36 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.44% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Glasgow region.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Glasgow region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 13 (27.66%) Oracle
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Linux
6 11 (23.40%) Spring
7 10 (21.28%) QA
7 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
8 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (19.15%) Unix
8 9 (19.15%) Windows
9 8 (17.02%) JBoss
9 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
9 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
9 8 (17.02%) Open Source
10 7 (14.89%) User Stories
10 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.89%) Degree
10 7 (14.89%) Workflow
10 7 (14.89%) Perl
11 6 (12.77%) J2EE
11 6 (12.77%) JSP
11 6 (12.77%) Servlets
11 6 (12.77%) Apache
11 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
11 6 (12.77%) OOD
11 6 (12.77%) OO
11 6 (12.77%) RDBMS

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (17.02%) JBoss
2 6 (12.77%) Apache
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) MarkLogic
2 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.64%) DB2
4 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.38%) GIS
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Scala Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) Spring
2 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
3 6 (12.77%) Apache Commons
3 6 (12.77%) Drools
3 6 (12.77%) Ext JS
3 6 (12.77%) J2EE
3 6 (12.77%) jBPM
3 6 (12.77%) JSP
3 6 (12.77%) Servlets
4 5 (10.64%) J2SE
5 3 (6.38%) Web Services
6 2 (4.26%) CSS
6 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 2 (4.26%) JMS
6 2 (4.26%) JPA
6 2 (4.26%) JSON
6 2 (4.26%) Middleware
6 2 (4.26%) SOAP
6 2 (4.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.64%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.13%) Derivative
7 1 (2.13%) Equities
7 1 (2.13%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Unix
2 9 (19.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
3 8 (17.02%) Open Source
4 7 (14.89%) User Stories
4 7 (14.89%) Workflow
5 6 (12.77%) BPMN
5 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) OOD
5 6 (12.77%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) Use Case
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 5 (10.64%) Scala
4 5 (10.64%) VBA
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) SANS
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (4.26%) FATCA
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 12207
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (2.13%) QRadar
2 1 (2.13%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Sybase
3 2 (4.26%) ESRI
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) MapR
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec