The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 38 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.24% 4.17% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 5.70% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £329
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.38 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.53% -34.19%
User Acceptance Testing
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
313 228 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 78.05% 73.08% 65.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 100 98
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £690 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -44.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.45 £48.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) BPR
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Apache
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Front Office
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Tester
3 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) BPR
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Ruby
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP