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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 44 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.83% 1.94% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.56% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -41.93%
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
357 273 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.51% 75.83% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 117 101
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 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
3 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 8 (24.24%) IBM
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 7 (21.21%) Retail
5 7 (21.21%) Informatica
5 7 (21.21%) PowerCenter
5 7 (21.21%) DB2
5 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (21.21%) ETL
5 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Smart Meter
5 7 (21.21%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (21.21%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (18.18%) Test Planning
7 5 (15.15%) QA
8 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Change Management
9 3 (9.09%) SQL
9 3 (9.09%) JIRA
9 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Test Management
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle UPK
10 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
10 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
10 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (6.06%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (21.21%) DB2
1 7 (21.21%) PowerCenter
2 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (6.06%) Crystal Analysis
2 2 (6.06%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Test Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) ETL Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Informatica Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Programme Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Tester
5 3 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) UAT Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Test Scripting
3 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 7 (21.21%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (21.21%) Regression Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 2 (6.06%) Document Management
8 2 (6.06%) ERP
8 2 (6.06%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) IBM
2 7 (21.21%) Informatica
3 2 (6.06%) EXTOL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Rally