The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 25 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.24% 6.21% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 7.86% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.19 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-15.04% -35.79%
User Acceptance Testing
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 140 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 65.84% 79.10% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 16
Average daily rate £350 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £120 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 30
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
1 3 (37.50%) Software Distribution
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) CA Endevor
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) CICS
2 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Adabas
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) VSAM
2 2 (25.00%) NATURAL
2 2 (25.00%) JCL
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mart
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (25.00%) CICS
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Adabas
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) PowerCenter
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mart
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (25.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Software Distribution
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) COBOL
2 2 (25.00%) NATURAL
2 2 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) CA Endevor
3 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Northgate
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects