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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 39 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.36% 1.74% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.59% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £300 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £21.95 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +8.39%
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
200 232 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.94% 67.25% 75.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 133 119
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 41
Average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Unix
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (30.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) UAT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Lead
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Lead
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Cash Management
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (20.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle