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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 35 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.72% 2.20% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 3.11% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£359 - £306
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £27.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-49.07% +14.89%
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
258 193 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 73.93% 70.70% 61.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 94 72
Average daily rate £381 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £279 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -61.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.90 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £15.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
5 4 (21.05%) Use Case
6 3 (15.79%) System Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) BPR
7 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Selenium
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Retail
1 1 (5.26%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WinForms
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
1 1 (5.26%) FMCG
1 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
1 1 (5.26%) DTV
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Use Case
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) BPR
6 2 (10.53%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Primavera
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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