The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had UAT Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst - UAT
Rank 578 596 579
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 60 47 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.088% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 32
Median daily rate £338 £290 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £204 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £280 £289
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.03%
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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

UAT Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UAT Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UAT Test Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

UAT Test Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Test Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

UAT Test Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UAT Test Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

UAT Test Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Test 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 Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +15 52 £350 +16.66% 3
London +1 24 £373 +24.16%
South East +2 9 £338 +29.80%
Scotland -19 8 £225 -10.00%
Edinburgh +2 6 £263 -4.54%
City of London +35 5 £370 -10.30%
South West +5 5 £225 -
East Midlands - 5 £338 -
Kent +8 4 £425 +112.50%
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £225 -
Croydon - 3 £350 -
Gloucester - 3 £225 -
East of England +11 2 £294 -
West Yorkshire 0 2 £315 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire -5 2 £315 - 2
Leeds -7 2 £315 +12.50% 2
North East - 2 - -
North West - 2 £350 -
Manchester - 2 £350 -
Essex +9 1 £250 -
Bristol +5 1 £300 -
Glasgow -2 1 £188 -25.00%
West Midlands -20 1 £258 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £205 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £338 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £205 -

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, UAT Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (35.24%) Test Scripting
3 28 (26.67%) Finance
4 24 (22.86%) Banking
5 21 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (19.05%) ISTQB
7 17 (16.19%) Retail
7 17 (16.19%) SQL
7 17 (16.19%) HP Quality Center
8 15 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 13 (12.38%) QA
9 13 (12.38%) Migration
10 12 (11.43%) ISEB
10 12 (11.43%) JIRA
10 12 (11.43%) Manual Testing
10 12 (11.43%) Functional Testing
11 11 (10.48%) SDLC
11 11 (10.48%) Defect Management
11 11 (10.48%) System Testing
11 11 (10.48%) SAP
11 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
12 10 (9.52%) CRM
12 10 (9.52%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (8.57%) Software Testing
13 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
13 9 (8.57%) HP
14 8 (7.62%) IBM
14 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server

UAT Test 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 7 (6.67%) SAS
1 7 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Sonata
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.95%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) WebEx
1 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) Base SAS
1 6 (5.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) JIRA
2 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.90%) JMeter
3 2 (1.90%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (26.67%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Banking
3 17 (16.19%) Retail
4 5 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Front Office
6 1 (0.95%) Publishing
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) Web Services
2 2 (1.90%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) SOAP
3 1 (0.95%) WCF
3 1 (0.95%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.81%) Equities
3 3 (2.86%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.90%) AS400
4 2 (1.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.90%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.95%) iPad
5 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.95%) Smart Energy
5 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.95%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Unix
2 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (35.24%) Test Scripting
3 21 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 13 (12.38%) Migration
7 12 (11.43%) Functional Testing
7 12 (11.43%) Manual Testing
8 11 (10.48%) Defect Management
8 11 (10.48%) SDLC
8 11 (10.48%) System Testing
9 10 (9.52%) CRM
9 10 (9.52%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 9 (8.57%) Software Testing
11 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.76%) Data Migration
13 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) C#
2 1 (0.95%) Java
2 1 (0.95%) Perl
2 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 12 (11.43%) ISEB
3 7 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.95%) Degree
5 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
1 11 (10.48%) SAP
2 9 (8.57%) HP
3 8 (7.62%) IBM
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle
5 2 (1.90%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.90%) Pega
6 1 (0.95%) ATG
6 1 (0.95%) Cognos
6 1 (0.95%) hybris
6 1 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.95%) Twitter
6 1 (0.95%) VMware
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