The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 58 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.58% 2.92% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 4.13% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £215 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £337 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.48% -23.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
638 557 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.43% 70.78% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 294 271
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £479 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.56% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

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
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 24 July 2014, 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 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Genesys
5 5 (15.15%) JBoss
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
5 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) IVR
5 5 (15.15%) Data Management
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Spring
6 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Web Services
6 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
6 4 (12.12%) Selenium
6 4 (12.12%) Maven
6 4 (12.12%) JSON
6 4 (12.12%) RESTful
6 4 (12.12%) Gherkin
6 4 (12.12%) Artifactory
6 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
6 4 (12.12%) Open Source
6 4 (12.12%) BDD

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (9.09%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
1 4 (12.12%) Maven
1 4 (12.12%) Artifactory
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Test Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Process Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Business Process Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Functional Tester
7 1 (3.03%) QA Test Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.03%) QA Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Spring
1 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
1 4 (12.12%) JSON
1 4 (12.12%) RESTful
1 4 (12.12%) Gherkin
2 3 (9.09%) Spring Security
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (3.03%) Grails
3 1 (3.03%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) IVR
2 4 (12.12%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
4 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Data Management
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) BDD
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Document Management
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.06%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
1 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Genesys
1 5 (15.15%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Cognos
2 3 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Dell
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.03%) Perforce
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