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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.80% 0.36% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 0.44% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £32.73 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +32.24%
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
462 456 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.49% 82.46% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 346 162
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.40 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.67% -8.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Sheffield +8 9 £500 +33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
4 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 2 (11.76%) ABAP
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Legal
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) SaaS
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (11.76%) Line Management
5 2 (11.76%) User Experience
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) UAT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.76%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Lead
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
2 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) Release Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
2 2 (11.76%) ABAP
3 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle