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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 29 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.08% 0.96% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.42% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £376 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
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
184 211 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 70.77% 67.41% 66.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 125 105
Median daily rate £338 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 5 £350 +25.00% 2
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VBScript
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Northgate
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) TickIT
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) UAT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Lead
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Cash Management
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
2 4 (30.77%) VBScript
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 2 (15.38%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Northgate
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle