The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 83 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 23 40 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.52% 1.85% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.17% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 44
Median daily rate £363 £340 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £477 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1267 1843 1431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 85.05% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1224 927
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.47 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Yorkshire region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Leeds +5 14 £375 +9.89% 9
Halifax +11 6 £295 -1.17%
Castleford - 2 - -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) QA
3 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
4 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 9 (17.31%) .NET
4 9 (17.31%) Regression Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Oracle
6 7 (13.46%) SAP
7 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.54%) ISEB
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.54%) Banking
7 6 (11.54%) JIRA
7 6 (11.54%) Test Management
7 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (11.54%) Test Strategy
8 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
8 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
8 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
8 5 (9.62%) Manual Testing
8 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (9.62%) Database Theory
8 5 (9.62%) SDLC
8 5 (9.62%) Retail
8 5 (9.62%) DAO

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) MS Access
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.85%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) GIS
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) DTS
4 1 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
2 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.77%) Zephyr
4 2 (3.85%) Appium
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.85%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.92%) WinRunner
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Test Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Test Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Business Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Business Finance Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) ERP Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Finance Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.85%) HR Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ActiveX
2 5 (9.62%) ADO
2 5 (9.62%) DAO
2 5 (9.62%) SOAP
3 3 (5.77%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) Ajax
4 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) CSS3
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 2 (3.85%) HTML5
4 2 (3.85%) REST
4 2 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.92%) Mustache
5 1 (1.92%) Ninject
5 1 (1.92%) NLog
5 1 (1.92%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Tandem
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (3.85%) Solaris
1 2 (3.85%) Unix
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.31%) Regression Testing
3 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.54%) Test Management
3 6 (11.54%) Test Strategy
3 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 5 (9.62%) CRM
4 5 (9.62%) Database Theory
4 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Manual Testing
4 5 (9.62%) MVC
4 5 (9.62%) SDLC
4 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 4 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) VB
2 5 (9.62%) VBA
3 4 (7.69%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) Groovy
5 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ISEB
2 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) CCA
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCAD
5 1 (1.92%) MCSD
5 1 (1.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) Telerik
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago