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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UAT Analyst
Rank 579 549 562
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 33 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.070% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.076% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 35
Average daily rate
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£275 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £294 £315
% change year-on-year
-23.40% -6.74%
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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 16 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 19 September 2014. 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 33 £275 -19.70% 4
London +10 13 £331 -21.82% 3
East Midlands +8 9 £175 -48.14%
City of London +25 5 £338 -15.62% 2
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Preston - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

UAT Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (30.88%) Finance
3 18 (26.47%) Banking
4 17 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 11 (16.18%) ISEB
7 10 (14.71%) Oracle
7 10 (14.71%) Test Management
7 10 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (13.24%) Retail
8 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
10 7 (10.29%) Retail Banking
10 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.82%) HP
11 6 (8.82%) Software Testing
11 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
12 5 (7.35%) MS Office
12 5 (7.35%) UNIX
12 5 (7.35%) Linux
12 5 (7.35%) Regression Testing
13 4 (5.88%) Windows
13 4 (5.88%) SAP
13 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
13 4 (5.88%) Billing
13 4 (5.88%) QA
13 4 (5.88%) JIRA
13 4 (5.88%) ISTQB

UAT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.94%) BASE24
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.94%) JMeter
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Banking
3 9 (13.24%) Retail
4 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
5 7 (10.29%) Retail Banking
6 4 (5.88%) Billing
7 2 (2.94%) Back Office
7 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.94%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) SOAP
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
1 2 (2.94%) XML
1 2 (2.94%) JSON
1 2 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.94%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.47%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.47%) Derivative
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) UNIX
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 10 (14.71%) Test Management
4 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.82%) Software Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 5 (7.35%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.41%) Migration
10 2 (2.94%) TDD
10 2 (2.94%) Workflow
10 2 (2.94%) Project Management
10 2 (2.94%) Fund Management
10 2 (2.94%) Content Management
10 2 (2.94%) Automation Testing
10 2 (2.94%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) ISEB
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) ACCA
4 1 (1.47%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) TickIT
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) HP
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) TSYS
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £38380 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 days ago