The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UAT Analyst
Rank 547 512 532
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +20
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 40 32 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.067% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.073% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 40
Average daily rate £332 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.23% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £303 £330
% change year-on-year
-17.35% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -79 36 £344 +9.12% 8
London -9 22 £400 +17.64% 3
South East -12 3 £250 -20.63% 1
City of London -14 3 £475 +50.79% 1
Scotland -8 2 £243 -33.49%
Edinburgh -29 1 £160 -56.16%
Folkestone - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bedford - - - -

UAT Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (36.76%) Test Scripting
2 25 (36.76%) Finance
3 23 (33.82%) ISEB
4 13 (19.12%) Banking
5 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (16.18%) Retail
6 11 (16.18%) Migration
6 11 (16.18%) HP
7 10 (14.71%) Windows
8 9 (13.24%) Oracle
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.24%) Test Management
8 9 (13.24%) Degree
8 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
9 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
9 7 (10.29%) MS Office
10 6 (8.82%) SAP
10 6 (8.82%) SQL
10 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
11 5 (7.35%) Linux
11 5 (7.35%) UNIX
11 5 (7.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (7.35%) ISO 9001
11 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
11 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.35%) TickIT
11 5 (7.35%) JIRA
11 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint

UAT Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.94%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.94%) Agresso
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.47%) MS Access
1 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
2 4 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 25 (36.76%) Finance
2 13 (19.12%) Banking
3 11 (16.18%) Retail
4 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Back Office
7 1 (1.47%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) CSS
1 2 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Equities
3 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.47%) NHS
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.47%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
3 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) UNIX
2 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
2 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (36.76%) Test Scripting
3 11 (16.18%) Migration
4 9 (13.24%) Test Management
4 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
5 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.88%) Scrum
7 3 (4.41%) ERP
7 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.41%) Use Case
7 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (2.94%) Wealth Management
8 2 (2.94%) Release Management
8 2 (2.94%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) ISEB
2 9 (13.24%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.35%) TickIT
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) EMIR
3 1 (1.47%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.47%) HL7
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) HP
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.47%) Avaya
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago