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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst - UAT
UK
Rank 565 587 554
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -33
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 27 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.076% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.080% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 30
Median daily rate £300 £319 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £219 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £263 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median 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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 23 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +1 21 £305 -0.40% 4
London -18 12 £350 - 1
South East +19 5 £200 -27.27%
Scotland +24 4 £264 -34.06%
Glasgow +9 2 - -
West Midlands -5 2 £305 -6.15%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
North West +21 1 £325 +52.94%
East of England +1 1 - - 1
Oxford 0 1 £200 -36.00%
Oxfordshire -4 1 £200 -36.00%
City of London -10 1 £238 -36.66%
Merseyside - 1 £325 -
Warwickshire - 1 £305 -
West Lothian - 1 £228 -
Southampton - 1 £200 -
Hampshire - 1 £200 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £325 -
Bathgate - 1 £228 -
Edinburgh - 1 £300 -
Folkestone - 1 - -

UAT Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 64 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (40.63%) Test Scripting
3 20 (31.25%) JIRA
4 16 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (25.00%) Finance
5 15 (23.44%) ISTQB
6 13 (20.31%) Functional Testing
6 13 (20.31%) Defect Management
7 11 (17.19%) SQL
8 9 (14.06%) QA
8 9 (14.06%) Retail
9 8 (12.50%) Banking
10 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.94%) Thunderhead
10 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.94%) ISEB
10 7 (10.94%) Sonata
10 7 (10.94%) Test Strategy
10 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.38%) CRM
11 6 (9.38%) Windows
11 6 (9.38%) SAP
11 6 (9.38%) .NET
11 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
11 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
11 6 (9.38%) Manual Testing
12 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing

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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Documentum
2 1 (1.56%) FileNet
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Sonata
2 3 (4.69%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.69%) SAP hybris
3 1 (1.56%) Adaptiv
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.56%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Retail
3 8 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Back Office
5 3 (4.69%) Games
5 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 3 (4.69%) Multimedia
6 2 (3.13%) Automotive
6 2 (3.13%) Publishing
7 1 (1.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) EPoS
3 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (40.63%) Test Scripting
3 13 (20.31%) Defect Management
3 13 (20.31%) Functional Testing
4 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (10.94%) Test Strategy
5 6 (9.38%) CRM
5 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.38%) Manual Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Regression Testing
5 6 (9.38%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing
6 5 (7.81%) Scrum
7 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.25%) Investment Management
7 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) C#
4 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.94%) ISEB
3 6 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) ACCA
5 1 (1.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Thunderhead
2 6 (9.38%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) hybris
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) OpenText
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago