The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 29 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.35% 3.78% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 4.87% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.19 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-15.04% -36.75%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 226 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 65.77% 77.66% 71.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 98 46
Average daily rate £336 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 35 41
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -4 2 £438 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) VBScript
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) SCCM
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Software Distribution
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Remedy
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Banking
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) CICS
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
5 2 (10.53%) Control-M
5 2 (10.53%) NATURAL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (10.53%) CICS
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) Adabas
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
1 2 (10.53%) VSAM
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Software Distribution
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Cash Management
4 2 (10.53%) System Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) VBScript
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) NATURAL
2 2 (10.53%) JCL
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Control-M
2 2 (10.53%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Remedy
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.26%) Northgate
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
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