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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 12 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.96% 4.10% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 5.00% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Median daily rate £295 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £300 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.43 £30.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-18.56% +122.22%
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
58 100 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.57% 81.97% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 77 97
Median daily rate £350 £356 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -14.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 7 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 Halifax region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail Banking
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
2 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) SAS
3 2 (25.00%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance

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 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA