The table below looks at the statistics for the UAT Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAT Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UAT Analyst
Rank 558 535 508
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -27
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 41 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.067% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.073% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 25
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£281 £331 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £193 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £463 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £244 £301
% change year-on-year
+12.82% -19.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

UAT Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UAT Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 March 2015.

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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -9 32 £300 -11.11% 3
London +1 19 £310 -18.68% 1
City of London +18 6 £380 -17.83%
South East -29 4 £269 +7.50% 2
West Midlands - 3 £350 -
West Yorkshire -5 2 £250 +5.26%
Yorkshire -14 2 £250 +5.26%
East Midlands -9 1 £341 -
Leeds -12 1 £275 +15.78%
Birmingham - 1 £500 -
Derby - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

UAT Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UAT Analyst in their job title 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 with UAT Analyst in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 36 (50.00%) Finance
3 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 18 (25.00%) ISEB
5 17 (23.61%) Banking
5 17 (23.61%) ISTQB
6 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (15.28%) Retail
7 11 (15.28%) Migration
7 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
7 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 8 (11.11%) JIRA
8 8 (11.11%) QA
8 8 (11.11%) MS Office
9 7 (9.72%) HP
9 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (8.33%) User Stories
10 6 (8.33%) Manual Testing
10 6 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.33%) Test Management
10 6 (8.33%) SQL
11 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
11 5 (6.94%) Retail Banking
11 5 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (5.56%) System Testing
12 4 (5.56%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.56%) Windows
12 4 (5.56%) Project Management

UAT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UAT Analyst in their job title 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 with UAT Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.39%) FileNet
1 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Selenium
2 3 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (50.00%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Banking
3 11 (15.28%) Retail
4 5 (6.94%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.78%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Games
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.78%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.78%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.78%) Equities
4 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 24 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) Migration
4 11 (15.28%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 6 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 6 (8.33%) Test Management
6 6 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.33%) User Stories
7 5 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.56%) System Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.56%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Regression Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Investment Management
9 3 (4.17%) Fund Management
9 3 (4.17%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) ISEB
2 17 (23.61%) ISTQB
3 7 (9.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) EMIR
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) HP
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Murex
4 1 (1.39%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.39%) hybris
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