The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 24 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.75% 2.91% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 3.55% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £410 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 141 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 84.33% 81.98% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 107 113
Median daily rate £405 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

User Acceptance Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Halifax region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (20.00%) BPR
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HCM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP HR Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) BPR
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP