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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 80 70 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 38 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.85% 2.38% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.84% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 47
Median daily rate £400 £294 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.28% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £211 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -8.69%
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
1776 1829 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.51% 83.86% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1204 1333 887
Median daily rate £420 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 39 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +124.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.94 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -10 27 £386 +30.05% 4
Bradford +1 5 £388 +40.90%
Halifax -4 3 £418 +24.25%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (23.19%) Integration Testing
5 13 (18.84%) SQL
6 12 (17.39%) Oracle
6 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 12 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 12 (17.39%) Test Planning
7 11 (15.94%) System Integration Testing
7 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
7 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
8 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (14.49%) QA
8 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.04%) Test Management
9 9 (13.04%) Test Strategy
9 9 (13.04%) Use Case
9 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
9 9 (13.04%) ERP
9 9 (13.04%) ISEB
9 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Regression Testing
10 8 (11.59%) CRM
10 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.59%) MS Office
10 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.59%) System Testing

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 5 (7.25%) SAS
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
2 2 (2.90%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.59%) MS Office
3 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.70%) MS Project
3 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.45%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.45%) DTS
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Selenium
2 4 (5.80%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.45%) Appium
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.45%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (50.72%) Analyst
2 20 (28.99%) Test Analyst
3 12 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Web Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Web Business Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Telecoms Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Telecoms Test Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) .NET
1 7 (10.14%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (2.90%) Backbone.js
2 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) jQuery
2 2 (2.90%) Mustache
2 2 (2.90%) Ninject
2 2 (2.90%) NLog
2 2 (2.90%) SignalR
2 2 (2.90%) Underscore.js
2 2 (2.90%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) IVR
3 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Solaris
2 2 (2.90%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (23.19%) Integration Testing
4 12 (17.39%) Test Planning
4 12 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
5 11 (15.94%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.04%) ERP
7 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Test Management
7 9 (13.04%) Test Strategy
7 9 (13.04%) Use Case
8 8 (11.59%) CRM
8 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.59%) Regression Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 8 (11.59%) System Testing
8 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.80%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) VB
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) ISEB
1 9 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) CCA
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCAD
5 1 (1.45%) MCSD
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.80%) HP
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) IFS
6 1 (1.45%) RedPrairie