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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 69 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.21% 1.78% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.13% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 36
Median daily rate £325 £375 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £273 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £507 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £336
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +55.55%

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
1210 1640 1441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 83.25% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 1100 1023
Median daily rate £403 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.16 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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
Leeds +14 19 £338 -20.58% 14
Halifax +15 12 £295 -1.66% 1
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 14 (28.57%) Finance
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) QA
2 13 (26.53%) Manual Testing
3 11 (22.45%) Oracle
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
5 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
5 9 (18.37%) SOAP
6 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
6 8 (16.33%) .NET
6 8 (16.33%) ISEB
6 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Banking
8 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.24%) Regression Testing
8 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
8 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (12.24%) Groovy
8 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (12.24%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Database Theory
9 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
9 5 (10.20%) VBA
9 5 (10.20%) SAP
9 5 (10.20%) ADO

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 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MS Access
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 2 (4.08%) GIS
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) DTS
4 1 (2.04%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) SoapUI
2 5 (10.20%) JIRA
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.12%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Zephyr
5 2 (4.08%) Appium
5 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.08%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.04%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Test Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Tester
5 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Business Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) ERP Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Finance Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Finance Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Financial Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.08%) HR Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) SOAP
2 8 (16.33%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) ActiveX
3 5 (10.20%) ADO
3 5 (10.20%) DAO
4 2 (4.08%) Ajax
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) CSS3
4 2 (4.08%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) HTML5
4 2 (4.08%) jQuery
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.04%) WinForms
5 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.16%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) Derivative
3 2 (4.08%) Tandem
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Manual Testing
3 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
4 8 (16.33%) Scrum
5 7 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.24%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Regression Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Database Theory
7 5 (10.20%) Functional Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.16%) BDD
8 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.16%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Test Management
8 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Groovy
3 5 (10.20%) VB
3 5 (10.20%) VBA
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISEB
1 8 (16.33%) ISTQB
2 6 (12.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.04%) CCA
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.04%) Remedy
5 1 (2.04%) Telerik
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £200 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago