The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 9 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.00% - 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £233 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 89 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 96.67% 89.00% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 22
Median daily rate £329 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £280 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Lothian region.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Livingston - 3 £233 -
User Acceptance Testing
Scotland

User Acceptance Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) HP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle