The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had UAT Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Analyst
Rank 604 591 539
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -52
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 57 71 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 59
Median daily rate £325 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £233
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

UAT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured UAT Analyst in the job title.

UAT Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Analyst within the UK.

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

UAT Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UAT Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Analyst within the UK.

UAT Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
England -14 50 £330 +1.53% 4
London +10 24 £328 -12.66% 2
South East +3 13 £350 +7.69%
Surrey +10 8 £350 -11.61%
Scotland +19 7 £225 - 1
South West +13 5 £225 -
Kent +10 4 £425 +112.50%
Edinburgh +3 4 £225 -
West Midlands -36 4 £320 +6.66% 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £225 -
Croydon - 3 £350 -
Gloucester - 3 £225 -
Glasgow +8 2 £188 -
West Yorkshire +5 2 £315 +12.50%
Leeds 0 2 £315 +12.50%
Yorkshire -5 2 £315 +12.50%
Warwickshire - 2 £288 -
Warwick - 2 £288 -
City of London +32 1 £525 +16.66% 1
North West +17 1 - -
East of England +11 1 £338 -
Manchester -10 1 - -
Coventry -21 1 £340 +13.33% 1
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £205 -
Bath - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £425 -
Bournemouth - 1 - -

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, UAT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring UAT Analyst in the job title.

1 124 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 42 (33.87%) Test Scripting
3 37 (29.84%) Finance
4 29 (23.39%) Banking
5 26 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
6 22 (17.74%) JIRA
7 21 (16.94%) ISTQB
8 20 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (16.13%) Regression Testing
9 19 (15.32%) Defect Management
10 16 (12.90%) Integration Testing
10 16 (12.90%) QA
10 16 (12.90%) Migration
10 16 (12.90%) SQL
10 16 (12.90%) Retail
11 14 (11.29%) CRM
11 14 (11.29%) ISEB
11 14 (11.29%) SAP
12 13 (10.48%) SDLC
13 12 (9.68%) Functional Testing
14 11 (8.87%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (8.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.87%) Sonata
14 11 (8.87%) Manual Testing
14 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
15 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
15 10 (8.06%) HP
15 10 (8.06%) Software Testing
15 10 (8.06%) System Testing

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (6.45%) SAS
2 7 (5.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Sonata
2 2 (1.61%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) IaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.84%) Base SAS
1 6 (4.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) MS Access
3 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (17.74%) JIRA
2 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.61%) JMeter
3 2 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.81%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.81%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (29.84%) Finance
2 29 (23.39%) Banking
3 16 (12.90%) Retail
4 6 (4.84%) Back Office
5 4 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.42%) Publishing
7 2 (1.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) FIXML
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.23%) Credit Risk
2 4 (3.23%) Equities
3 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Derivative
4 2 (1.61%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.81%) AS400
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.81%) EPoS
5 1 (0.81%) iPad
5 1 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 42 (33.87%) Test Scripting
3 20 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.13%) Regression Testing
4 19 (15.32%) Defect Management
5 16 (12.90%) Integration Testing
5 16 (12.90%) Migration
6 14 (11.29%) CRM
7 13 (10.48%) SDLC
8 12 (9.68%) Functional Testing
9 11 (8.87%) Manual Testing
9 11 (8.87%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (8.06%) Software Testing
10 10 (8.06%) System Testing
11 9 (7.26%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.45%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.65%) Asset Management
14 6 (4.84%) Investment Management
14 6 (4.84%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.42%) Java
3 2 (1.61%) C#
4 1 (0.81%) Perl
4 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) ISTQB
2 14 (11.29%) ISEB
3 11 (8.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.42%) Degree
4 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) Basel III
3 1 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.81%) EMIR
3 1 (0.81%) MiFID
3 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.29%) SAP
2 10 (8.06%) HP
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.65%) IBM
3 7 (5.65%) Thunderhead
4 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.61%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle
5 2 (1.61%) Pega
6 1 (0.81%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.81%) Remedy
6 1 (0.81%) Twitter
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