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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 36 62 32
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 60 37 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.65% 2.51% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 3.18% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 17 54
Average daily rate
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£340 £250 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.26%
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
1272 1164 1449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.42% 78.81% 77.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 796 630 784
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.26% +116.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +17 41 £335 +19.64% 11
Halifax -5 8 £335 +1.51% 4
Bradford -6 2 £375 +50.00% 3
Huddersfield +2 1 £235 -6.00% 1
Wakefield - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.83%) Test Scripting
4 23 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 21 (17.36%) Retail
6 21 (17.36%) ISEB
7 20 (16.53%) Banking
8 18 (14.88%) HP Quality Center
9 17 (14.05%) Unit Testing
10 16 (13.22%) Oracle
11 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (11.57%) ISTQB
12 14 (11.57%) E-Commerce
13 13 (10.74%) Software Testing
13 13 (10.74%) Waterfall
14 12 (9.92%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (9.09%) Project Management
15 11 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
16 10 (8.26%) Scrum
16 10 (8.26%) Degree
17 9 (7.44%) Selenium
17 9 (7.44%) Test Planning
17 9 (7.44%) Business Transformation
17 9 (7.44%) Enterprise Architecture
18 8 (6.61%) Automated Testing
18 8 (6.61%) Windows
18 8 (6.61%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (3.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.83%) DataStage
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Selenium
2 6 (4.96%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.65%) Behat
4 1 (0.83%) JBehave
4 1 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (33.88%) Finance
2 21 (17.36%) Retail
3 20 (16.53%) Banking
4 7 (5.79%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) Back Office
7 3 (2.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (49.59%) Analyst
2 34 (28.10%) Test Analyst
3 22 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 16 (13.22%) Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Test Manager
6 9 (7.44%) OBIEE Developer
6 9 (7.44%) Test Leader
6 9 (7.44%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) Lead Developer
7 6 (4.96%) Tester
7 6 (4.96%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) UAT Test Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) UAT Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Functional Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Functional Test Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Business Test Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) .NET
2 3 (2.48%) XML
3 2 (1.65%) Web Services
3 2 (1.65%) HTML
3 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.48%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.48%) Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.83%) Test Scripting
3 23 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (14.05%) Unit Testing
6 14 (11.57%) E-Commerce
7 13 (10.74%) Software Testing
7 13 (10.74%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.09%) Project Management
8 11 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.26%) Scrum
10 9 (7.44%) Test Planning
10 9 (7.44%) Business Transformation
10 9 (7.44%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (6.61%) Automated Testing
11 8 (6.61%) Manual Testing
12 7 (5.79%) Automation Testing
12 7 (5.79%) Migration
13 6 (4.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.79%) SQL
2 6 (4.96%) Java
3 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.48%) PHP
4 2 (1.65%) VBA
4 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (17.36%) ISEB
2 14 (11.57%) ISTQB
3 10 (8.26%) Degree
4 5 (4.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) COREP
3 1 (0.83%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 18 (14.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Oracle
2 4 (3.31%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.48%) HP
3 3 (2.48%) Remedy
4 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.83%) BMC
4 1 (0.83%) Informatica
4 1 (0.83%) SAP
4 1 (0.83%) Capita
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day + Negotiable upon skills
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Halifax
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago