The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had UAT Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Analyst
Rank 130 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.094% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £225 £250 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £230 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £270 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £308 £225
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +36.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UAT Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2389 3038 2589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.18% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1530 1367
Median daily rate £350 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 70 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

UAT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured UAT Analyst in the job title.

UAT Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Analyst across the Scotland region.

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

UAT Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Analyst across the Scotland region.

UAT Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

UAT Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 5 £225 -10.00%
Glasgow +5 1 £188 -25.00%
West Lothian - 1 £205 -
UAT Analyst
UK

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, UAT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring UAT Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SAS
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) Base SAS
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) System Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Twitter
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) ISEB

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Base SAS
1 3 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter