The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 34 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.65% 2.13% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 3.31% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £263 £340 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.79% +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.10% -5.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.82% +28.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 121 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.14% 64.36% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 54 71
Average daily rate £325 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.21 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.02% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

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 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -14 1 £263 -44.73% 1
Harrogate - - - - 1
Scarborough - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (26.67%) QA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) WebTrends
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) CMS
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 (13.33%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) WebTrends
2 1 (6.67%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XSLT
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP