The table below looks at the statistics for the UAT Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UAT Test Analyst
Rank 622 581 566
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -15
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 11 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.052% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.056% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £248 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -25.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £445 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £330
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.81%
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
54235 51432 48394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.81% 92.07% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34663 31190 28805
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1992 1996 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

UAT Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Test Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -23 10 £300 +21.21% 4
West Midlands - 4 £300 -
Coventry - 4 £300 -
West Yorkshire -27 3 £295 +18.00%
Yorkshire -28 3 £295 +18.00%
Bradford - 3 £303 -
London -1 1 £320 +4.48% 1
South East -28 1 £275 +4.26%
Leeds -30 1 £295 +18.00%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £275 -
North East - 1 £300 - 1
Scotland - 1 £215 -

UAT Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UAT Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
6 6 (19.35%) ISEB
6 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
7 5 (16.13%) JIRA
7 5 (16.13%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) User Stories
7 5 (16.13%) V-Model
7 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (12.90%) QA
8 4 (12.90%) Banking
8 4 (12.90%) XML Messaging
9 3 (9.68%) HP
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (6.45%) .NET
10 2 (6.45%) SAP
10 2 (6.45%) Project Management
10 2 (6.45%) Test Management
10 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
10 2 (6.45%) Retail
10 2 (6.45%) Scrum

UAT Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UAT Test 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.23%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) XML Messaging
3 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.23%) Equities
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
3 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
4 6 (19.35%) Manual Testing
4 6 (19.35%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.13%) User Stories
5 5 (16.13%) V-Model
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Test Management
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (6.45%) System Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Campaign Management
8 1 (3.23%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 6 (19.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Murex
3 1 (3.23%) Sage
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago