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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 39 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.03% 1.98% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.53% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Median daily rate £335 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £363 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
362 395 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.72% 78.22% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 274 191
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £586 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Median hourly rate £23.24 £16.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.24 £13.20 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +3 5 £361 +44.50% 1
Doncaster -2 3 £213 -15.00%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (35.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) JCL
5 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (10.00%) ADO
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) ActiveX
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) MS Access
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Finance

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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
1 2 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) ERP Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) UAT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Rollout Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Subject Matter Expert
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Lead
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) ActiveX
1 2 (10.00%) ADO
1 2 (10.00%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
2 1 (5.00%) Tandem
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (35.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Database Theory
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) JCL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) VBA
2 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Infor