The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 86 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 37 59 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.69% 2.07% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.54% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 45
Median daily rate £325 £380 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £12.25 £9.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1798 2324 2083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.36% 81.37% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 1542 1398
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £562 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.10 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
West Yorkshire +13 26 £325 -23.52% 9
South Yorkshire -4 9 £335 +34.00% 1
North Yorkshire +7 2 £525 - 3
Humberside - 1 £350 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
3 15 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 15 (21.43%) Oracle
4 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.57%) QA
5 12 (17.14%) SQL
6 11 (15.71%) Degree
7 10 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (14.29%) .NET
7 10 (14.29%) ERP
7 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.86%) Scrum
8 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
8 9 (12.86%) SAP
8 9 (12.86%) SoapUI
9 8 (11.43%) ISTQB
9 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.43%) Automation Testing
9 8 (11.43%) Exploratory Testing
9 8 (11.43%) SOAP
9 8 (11.43%) ISEB
9 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
9 8 (11.43%) Regression Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (10.00%) Groovy

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) PowerExchange
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) ATM
2 1 (1.43%) FTP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) MS Access
3 2 (2.86%) GIS
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) DB2
4 1 (1.43%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) SoapUI
2 6 (8.57%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.71%) JIRA
3 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.86%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.86%) Selenium
4 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.43%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.43%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Test Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Tester
5 7 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 7 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Business Developer
7 4 (5.71%) ERP Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Contracts Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
9 2 (2.86%) Report Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) UAT Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) UAT Tester
9 2 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) SOAP
3 6 (8.57%) ActiveX
3 6 (8.57%) ADO
3 6 (8.57%) DAO
4 2 (2.86%) .NET Core
4 2 (2.86%) Ajax
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) CSS3
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) HTML5
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 2 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) NHS
3 3 (4.29%) Tandem
3 3 (4.29%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.86%) Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.43%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.43%) iSeries
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
2 15 (21.43%) Manual Testing
3 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.29%) ERP
4 10 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (12.86%) Scrum
6 8 (11.43%) Automation Testing
6 8 (11.43%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (11.43%) Regression Testing
6 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.57%) BDD
8 6 (8.57%) Database Theory
8 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Supplier Management
9 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) Groovy
3 6 (8.57%) VB
3 6 (8.57%) VBA
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.86%) C
5 2 (2.86%) C#
5 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.43%) JCL
6 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) ISEB
2 8 (11.43%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe
4 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.43%) EMC
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) Infor
5 1 (1.43%) Informatica
5 1 (1.43%) Telerik