The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Leeds 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.24% 2.62% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 3.45% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 12
Average daily rate
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£324 £328 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.22% +29.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 667 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.19% 75.97% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 366 482
Average daily rate £340 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.59 £26.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £41.20 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
User Acceptance Testing
West Yorkshire

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 21 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (20.99%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
4 15 (18.52%) Retail
4 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 13 (16.05%) JIRA
6 12 (14.81%) Selenium
6 12 (14.81%) ISEB
7 11 (13.58%) Oracle
7 11 (13.58%) Finance
8 10 (12.35%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.35%) Automated Testing
8 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.11%) BDD
10 8 (9.88%) HTML
10 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
10 8 (9.88%) CSS
10 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (8.64%) Internet
11 7 (8.64%) WCAG
11 7 (8.64%) Google
12 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
12 6 (7.41%) ISTQB
12 6 (7.41%) TDD
12 6 (7.41%) Banking
12 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.41%) Test Automation

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) JIRA
2 12 (14.81%) Selenium
3 5 (6.17%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.94%) JMeter
4 4 (4.94%) RSpec
5 3 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.47%) Behat
7 1 (1.23%) JBehave
General
1 15 (18.52%) Retail
2 11 (13.58%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 17 (20.99%) Test Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Tester
5 9 (11.11%) Test Leader
6 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 6 (7.41%) OBIEE Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.94%) UAT Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Functional Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Functional Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) UAT Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
11 2 (2.47%) Architect
11 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) CSS
1 8 (9.88%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) Web Services
2 3 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (1.23%) LAMP
3 1 (1.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) NHS
2 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (18.52%) E-Commerce
2 15 (18.52%) Unit Testing
3 10 (12.35%) Test Scripting
3 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.35%) Automated Testing
4 9 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 9 (11.11%) BDD
5 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 6 (7.41%) Automation Testing
5 6 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 6 (7.41%) TDD
5 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (7.41%) Scrum
6 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.17%) Manual Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Test Management
7 4 (4.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
2 5 (6.17%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) ISEB
2 6 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) WCAG
2 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle
2 7 (8.64%) Google
3 3 (3.70%) Siebel
3 3 (3.70%) HP
4 2 (2.47%) Kronos
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