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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 78 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.71% 3.10% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 3.62% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 29
Median daily rate £375 £318 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £501
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 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +41.86%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1313 1188 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.27% 85.71% 83.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 856 725
Median daily rate £425 £363 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +9.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 17
Median hourly rate £12.10 £17.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +8.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.60 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £110.00
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 26 May 2016.

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 26 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 Leeds region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Integration Testing
3 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 12 (30.77%) Test Planning
5 12 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
6 11 (28.21%) Oracle
7 9 (23.08%) ERP
7 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (23.08%) Use Case
7 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
8 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.95%) Middleware
9 7 (17.95%) Project Management
9 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
9 7 (17.95%) Selenium
9 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Analytics
9 7 (17.95%) Test Management
10 6 (15.38%) Information Architecture
10 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
10 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
10 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
10 6 (15.38%) MS Project

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (7.69%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (15.38%) MS Project
2 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) VoIP
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Selenium
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.56%) Appium
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Test Manager
4 8 (20.51%) Consultant
5 6 (15.38%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Telecoms Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Telecoms Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Web Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) Mustache
3 1 (2.56%) Ninject
3 1 (2.56%) NLog
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.56%) SignalR
3 1 (2.56%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) IVR
3 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) Integration Testing
2 14 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
3 12 (30.77%) Test Planning
4 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (23.08%) ERP
4 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 9 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 9 (23.08%) Use Case
5 8 (20.51%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Test Management
7 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.38%) Change Management
7 6 (15.38%) Information Architecture
7 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.82%) ISEB
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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