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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 14 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.33% 1.96% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.58% 2.88% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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
104 104 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 69.33% 67.97% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 54 51
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £153 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £13.40 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 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 25 August 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 Leicester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (63.64%) Migration
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (45.45%) Northgate
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VBScript
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) V-Model
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Northgate
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP