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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 38 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 12 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.52% 2.92% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 3.83% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Median daily rate £413 £425 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +44.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £369 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £425 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -8.69%
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
362 313 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.05% 76.16% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 210 126
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 17
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.19% -30.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.31 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -5 12 £413 +12.24%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
5 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) ABAP
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (6.67%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
6 1 (6.67%) Banking
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management

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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Environment Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) UAT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) ABAP
1 2 (13.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint