The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 41 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.42% 2.15% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.63% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £361 £288 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £213 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £378 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 342 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.76% 81.62% 81.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 234 121
Median daily rate £440 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.14% -44.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) DAO
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) JCL
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) ADO
3 2 (22.22%) ActiveX
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS Access
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Database Theory
3 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ERP Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) UAT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ActiveX
1 2 (22.22%) ADO
1 2 (22.22%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Tandem
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Database Theory
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) JCL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) SAP