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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UAT Analyst
Rank 572 539 539
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 28 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.081% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.088% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 27
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £454 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £250 £303
% change year-on-year
+29.00% -17.35%
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
52369 47956 47469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.78% 92.64% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33165 29077 26646
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2132 2083 2602
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 11 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 28 November 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 -64 27 £350 +27.27% 3
London -2 10 £408 +11.64% 3
East Midlands +1 3 £300 +20.00%
City of London +20 2 £433 +23.57% 1
South East -28 2 £375 +74.41%
West Midlands - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

UAT Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 61 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (36.07%) Finance
3 16 (26.23%) Test Scripting
4 12 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (19.67%) Banking
5 11 (18.03%) MS Office
5 11 (18.03%) ISEB
6 9 (14.75%) Retail
6 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Migration
7 8 (13.11%) Windows
8 7 (11.48%) SQL
8 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
10 5 (8.20%) UNIX
10 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.20%) Oracle
10 5 (8.20%) Linux
10 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
11 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
12 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
12 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
12 3 (4.92%) Credit Risk
12 3 (4.92%) Test Management
12 3 (4.92%) Fund Management

UAT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (3.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Office
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) BASE24
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.28%) JMeter
2 2 (3.28%) JUnit
2 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 9 (14.75%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Back Office
5 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) SOAP
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
1 2 (3.28%) XML
1 2 (3.28%) REST
1 2 (3.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Credit Risk
1 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) UNIX
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 16 (26.23%) Test Scripting
3 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
4 8 (13.11%) Migration
5 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.92%) Manual Testing
7 3 (4.92%) Test Management
7 3 (4.92%) Fund Management
7 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.92%) Test Strategy
7 3 (4.92%) Regression Testing
7 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.28%) Project Management
8 2 (3.28%) User Stories
8 2 (3.28%) BDD
8 2 (3.28%) V-Model
8 2 (3.28%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Java
2 2 (3.28%) PHP
3 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) ISEB
2 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CIMA
5 1 (1.64%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.92%) TickIT
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) TSYS
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
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