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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UAT Test Analyst
Rank 550 549 508
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -41
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 31 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.034% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.036% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 19
Average daily rate
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£275 £381 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +26.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £241 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £455 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £205 £303
% change year-on-year
+34.14% -32.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -

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
48551 46784 42135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.38% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29792 27671 24104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1968 2263
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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
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 4 March 2015.

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 15 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 March 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 +4 24 £290 -31.76% 5
London -3 13 £280 -34.11% 1
South East -19 6 £313 +25.00% 2
City of London +13 3 £310 -17.33% 1
West Midlands - 2 £313 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £250 - 1
Surrey -2 1 £375 +50.00%
Birmingham - - - -
Derby - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

UAT Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 48 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
3 18 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 15 (31.25%) Banking
5 14 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (27.08%) ISEB
7 12 (25.00%) Retail
8 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
9 7 (14.58%) Migration
9 7 (14.58%) MS Office
9 7 (14.58%) HP
9 7 (14.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.50%) Retail Banking
11 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
11 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
12 4 (8.33%) Windows
12 4 (8.33%) Test Management
13 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
13 3 (6.25%) JIRA
13 3 (6.25%) QA
13 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
13 3 (6.25%) SQL
13 3 (6.25%) System Testing
13 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
13 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
14 2 (4.17%) Test Planning

UAT Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Banking
3 12 (25.00%) Retail
4 6 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
6 1 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Test Management
7 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.25%) System Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.17%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.17%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.17%) User Stories
8 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.17%) CRM
8 2 (4.17%) Content Management
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) ISEB
2 11 (22.92%) ISTQB
3 7 (14.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
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