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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 26 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.95% 2.38% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 4.11% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £388 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £211
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.38 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.53% -34.19%
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
330 219 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.74% 57.94% 67.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 112 139
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 19
Average hourly rate £15.73 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.10% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £12.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 +4 13 £288 -2.12% 5
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 15 (51.72%) ISEB
2 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) CRM
4 10 (34.48%) Test Strategy
5 9 (31.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
7 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) Load Testing
8 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
9 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
10 4 (13.79%) Finance
10 4 (13.79%) Process Management
10 4 (13.79%) Change Management
10 4 (13.79%) Logistics
10 4 (13.79%) MS Office
10 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
10 4 (13.79%) System Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
11 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Selenium
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Change Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Business Change Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Change Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.45%) Ajax
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) FMCG
2 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.90%) Life Science
3 2 (6.90%) Smartcard
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Test Scripting
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) CRM
3 10 (34.48%) Test Strategy
4 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Load Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Logistics
7 4 (13.79%) Process Management
7 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) System Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) ISEB
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (17.24%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
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