The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 - 33 45
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.64% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.11% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £465 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £34.95 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.43 £30.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-18.56% +122.22%
User Acceptance Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 332 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.89% 77.93% 81.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 224 242
Median daily rate £415 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £875 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 39 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £27.49 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £82.00
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 Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Siebel
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Toad
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Smart Meter
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Siebel