The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 12 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.00% 6.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -19.55%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39 72 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 78.00% 82.76% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 13
Average daily rate £340 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £387 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

User Acceptance Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) KYC

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) KYC
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow