The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 34 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.50% 4.19% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 5.30% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 2
Average daily rate £250 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -54.83%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
384 264 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 74.71% 79.04% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 170 111
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £18.36 £29.00
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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 12 £250 -42.02% 4
Doncaster - 4 £250 -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
2 8 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Unix
6 4 (14.81%) Stress Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 3 (11.11%) NFC
7 3 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Android
7 3 (11.11%) Windows
7 3 (11.11%) ISEB
7 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (14.81%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Programmer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) UAT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 8 (29.63%) Integration Testing
2 8 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Stress Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
8 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) CBAP
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) HP
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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