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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 27 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.41% 0.63% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 0.86% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £23.25 £17.38
% change year-on-year
-38.70% +33.81%
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
300 347 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 72.99% 72.29% 67.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 135 105
Average daily rate £388 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +35.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £8.95 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £102.90 £14.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Retail
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) System Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Selenium
7 4 (14.81%) Use Case
7 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Marketing
8 3 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management
8 3 (11.11%) SAP
8 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
8 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (7.41%) QA
9 2 (7.41%) Analytics

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Retail
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Tester
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WinForms
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) DTV
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) System Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Use Case
6 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Teradata
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Primavera
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Pega