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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.82% 3.36% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 4.48% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £312 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £369 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.38 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.53% -34.19%
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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
686 469 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.61% 75.04% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 241 348
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.18 £16.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +52.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.68 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) ISEB
3 10 (22.22%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 8 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
5 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (15.56%) Test Management
5 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
6 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Change Management
7 5 (11.11%) SQL
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (11.11%) Windows
7 5 (11.11%) Linux
7 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.11%) JIRA
7 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
8 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (8.89%) XML
8 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) Windchill
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SAP HANA
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Test Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) SAP BW Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SAP Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.22%) Mason
2 1 (2.22%) RESTful
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) JSF
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.67%) Data Extraction
1 3 (6.67%) Equities
2 2 (4.44%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
1 7 (15.56%) Test Management
1 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.33%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
4 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Test Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) ABAP
4 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) ISEB
2 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 8 (17.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) Degree
5 4 (8.89%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) MCSE
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Business Objects
1 4 (8.89%) Kofax
1 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.67%) ForgeRock
2 3 (6.67%) IBM
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Charles River
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Informatica
3 1 (2.22%) Altiris
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Connectus
Rate: £36 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago