The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 32 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 41 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.12% 2.83% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.55% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 20
Average daily rate
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£335 £280 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £236 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.26%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
780 704 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.39% 79.64% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 390 475
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 12
Average hourly rate £11.43 £45.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.61% +210.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.20 £28.40 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (23.17%) Finance
1 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (20.73%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (18.29%) ISEB
4 15 (18.29%) Unit Testing
5 13 (15.85%) Retail
6 12 (14.63%) Test Scripting
6 12 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.20%) Degree
9 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.98%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (10.98%) Project Management
10 8 (9.76%) Scrum
10 8 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (9.76%) Oracle
10 8 (9.76%) Windows
10 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
10 8 (9.76%) Software Testing
10 8 (9.76%) Selenium
10 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.54%) Test Planning
11 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
12 6 (7.32%) Banking
12 6 (7.32%) Automated Testing
12 6 (7.32%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Selenium
2 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.44%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.44%) Behat
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) JBehave
4 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (23.17%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Retail
3 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Back Office
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (47.56%) Analyst
2 21 (25.61%) Test Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Business Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Test Manager
6 6 (7.32%) OBIEE Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Test Leader
7 5 (6.10%) UAT Test Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) UAT Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Tester
8 4 (4.88%) Functional Test Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.22%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.22%) LAMP
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) NHS
2 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.66%) Linux
4 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.29%) Unit Testing
4 12 (14.63%) Test Scripting
5 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.41%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.98%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (10.98%) Project Management
7 8 (9.76%) Scrum
7 8 (9.76%) Software Testing
7 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.54%) Test Planning
8 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (7.32%) Automated Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Manual Testing
9 6 (7.32%) Automation Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.10%) Functional Testing
10 5 (6.10%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) Java
2 3 (3.66%) PHP
3 2 (2.44%) SQL
3 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) ISEB
2 10 (12.20%) Degree
3 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 3 (3.66%) HP
3 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
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