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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 66 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.10% 3.52% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 4.42% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 34
Average daily rate
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£300 £355 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £210 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £501 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
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
1790 1380 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.04% 79.58% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 940 583
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 36
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 44 £306 -18.33% 5
Bradford -9 8 £275 -26.66% 1
Halifax -5 7 £360 +20.00% 3
Huddersfield +3 2 £269 +14.36%
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 26 (22.22%) SQL
2 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
4 21 (17.95%) Oracle
5 20 (17.09%) Manual Testing
6 18 (15.38%) .NET
6 18 (15.38%) Finance
7 16 (13.68%) C#
7 16 (13.68%) QA
8 15 (12.82%) Integration Testing
9 14 (11.97%) System Testing
9 14 (11.97%) ISEB
10 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
10 13 (11.11%) Software Testing
10 13 (11.11%) Application Packaging
11 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
11 12 (10.26%) Windows
11 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
12 11 (9.40%) Test Management
13 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
13 10 (8.55%) TDD
14 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (7.69%) Scrum
14 9 (7.69%) Project Management
14 9 (7.69%) ISTQB
15 8 (6.84%) Selenium
15 8 (6.84%) BDD
15 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
15 8 (6.84%) VB
15 8 (6.84%) OO

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.13%) SAS
2 5 (4.27%) IIS
3 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.85%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Wireless
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.85%) MS Access
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.85%) IDMS
5 1 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.84%) Selenium
3 6 (5.13%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.27%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.42%) NUnit
6 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.85%) Subversion
7 1 (0.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.85%) Toad
7 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.85%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.85%) MSI
General
1 18 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Banking
3 7 (5.98%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (42.74%) Analyst
2 27 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 12 (10.26%) Developer
3 12 (10.26%) Tester
4 10 (8.55%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) Test Leader
5 8 (6.84%) Coordinator
5 8 (6.84%) Applications Packager
6 6 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 6 (5.13%) UAT Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.27%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Support Specialist
8 4 (3.42%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (3.42%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) Business Test Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) Domino Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.38%) .NET
2 13 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 7 (5.98%) WinForms
4 5 (4.27%) Gherkin
5 4 (3.42%) XML
6 3 (2.56%) Web Services
7 2 (1.71%) HTML
7 2 (1.71%) CSS
7 2 (1.71%) XPages
7 2 (1.71%) jQuery
8 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.56%) Credit Risk
2 3 (2.56%) NHS
3 2 (1.71%) IVR
4 1 (0.85%) CMDB
4 1 (0.85%) W3C
4 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.09%) Manual Testing
3 15 (12.82%) Integration Testing
4 14 (11.97%) System Testing
5 13 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 12 (10.26%) Test Scripting
7 11 (9.40%) Test Management
8 10 (8.55%) TDD
9 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.69%) Scrum
9 9 (7.69%) Project Management
10 8 (6.84%) OO
10 8 (6.84%) Automated Testing
10 8 (6.84%) BDD
11 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.98%) Test Strategy
11 7 (5.98%) Automation Testing
11 7 (5.98%) MVC
11 7 (5.98%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.22%) SQL
2 16 (13.68%) C#
3 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.84%) VB
5 7 (5.98%) VB6
6 5 (4.27%) Java
7 3 (2.56%) LotusScript
8 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) ISEB
2 9 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) COREP
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.42%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.56%) HP
4 3 (2.56%) Lotus
5 1 (0.85%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.85%) BMC
5 1 (0.85%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago