The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 28 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.70% 1.74% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 2.35% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
Average daily rate
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£333 £263 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £233 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £293 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £21.94 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -40.70%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 170 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 71.60% 73.91% 65.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 119 56
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £15.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.25% -91.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
York +1 4 £343 +30.47% 1
Harrogate - 1 £335 - 1
Skipton - 1 £325 -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) BPMN
5 3 (18.75%) Maximo
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) UML
5 3 (18.75%) ISEB
5 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
5 3 (18.75%) Logistic Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (12.50%) PMP
6 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) Legal

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Maximo
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Report Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Tester
4 1 (6.25%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) BPMN
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
4 3 (18.75%) Logistic Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam
3 1 (6.25%) SAP