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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 24 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.85% 5.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 7.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.00%
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
108 114 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 66.67% 76.00% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 49 52
Average daily rate £325 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £505 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) HP Helion
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP