The first table below looks at the demand for the UAT Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAT Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UAT Analyst
Rank 138 118 137
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Average daily rate £275 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -13.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £303 £330
% change year-on-year
-17.35% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
UAT Analyst
England

UAT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UAT Analyst in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UAT Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

UAT Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited UAT Analyst in their job title 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 with UAT Analyst in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

UAT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited UAT Analyst in their job title 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 with UAT Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago