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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 28 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.60% - 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% - 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
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
123 105 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 73.65% 68.18% 68.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 65
Median daily rate £335 £340 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +18.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £262 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 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 Leicester region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) TickIT
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Logistics
6 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (16.67%) Cash Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) UAT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) E-Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (33.33%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft