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 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 52 70 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 72 51 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.97% 2.34% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 3.09% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 60
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£340 £250 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -27.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £220 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £441
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
England

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
1830 1649 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.50% 75.50% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1130 922 1063
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 66 56
Average hourly rate £15.39 £31.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.37% +72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £45.00 £32.50
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the 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
West Yorkshire +26 60 £340 +36.00% 21
North Yorkshire +1 5 £375 +50.75% 3
South Yorkshire +6 2 - - 1
East Yorkshire - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 48 (33.80%) Finance
2 29 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.42%) Test Scripting
3 25 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (17.61%) ISEB
4 24 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (16.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 21 (14.79%) Retail
7 20 (14.08%) Banking
7 20 (14.08%) Unit Testing
8 19 (13.38%) HP Quality Center
9 18 (12.68%) Oracle
10 17 (11.97%) ISTQB
11 16 (11.27%) Software Testing
11 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (10.56%) E-Commerce
13 14 (9.86%) Waterfall
14 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
14 13 (9.15%) Project Management
15 12 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (8.45%) SQL
15 12 (8.45%) Systems Analysis
16 11 (7.75%) Degree
16 11 (7.75%) QA
17 10 (7.04%) Scrum
17 10 (7.04%) Business Transformation
18 9 (6.34%) Test Strategy
18 9 (6.34%) Test Planning
18 9 (6.34%) Selenium
18 9 (6.34%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.41%) MS Project
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.41%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.41%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.20%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.82%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (2.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.70%) DataStage
6 1 (0.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Selenium
2 6 (4.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.23%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.41%) JIRA
3 2 (1.41%) Behat
4 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.70%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.70%) JBehave
General
1 48 (33.80%) Finance
2 21 (14.79%) Retail
3 20 (14.08%) Banking
4 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.93%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.82%) Legal
5 4 (2.82%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (49.30%) Analyst
2 41 (28.87%) Test Analyst
3 26 (18.31%) Business Analyst
4 17 (11.97%) Developer
5 11 (7.75%) Test Manager
6 10 (7.04%) Test Leader
7 9 (6.34%) OBIEE Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.23%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (4.23%) Tester
10 5 (3.52%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) UAT Test Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) UAT Analyst
10 5 (3.52%) Business Test Analyst
11 4 (2.82%) Functional Test Analyst
11 4 (2.82%) Telecoms Business Analyst
11 4 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) XML
3 2 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
3 2 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) LAMP
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.82%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.11%) NHS
3 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.70%) GIS
4 1 (0.70%) Health Informatics
4 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.70%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.70%) Informatics
4 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.34%) Windows
2 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.11%) Linux
4 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (20.42%) Test Scripting
2 25 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (14.08%) Unit Testing
5 16 (11.27%) Software Testing
6 15 (10.56%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.86%) Waterfall
8 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
8 13 (9.15%) Project Management
9 12 (8.45%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (7.04%) Scrum
10 10 (7.04%) Business Transformation
11 9 (6.34%) Test Strategy
11 9 (6.34%) Test Planning
11 9 (6.34%) Manual Testing
11 9 (6.34%) Test Management
11 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.34%) Migration
12 8 (5.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.45%) SQL
2 6 (4.23%) Java
3 3 (2.11%) PHP
3 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.41%) VBScript
4 2 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.41%) VBA
5 1 (0.70%) C#
5 1 (0.70%) VB
5 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) ISEB
2 17 (11.97%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.75%) Degree
4 7 (4.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Basel III
3 1 (0.70%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (13.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (12.68%) Oracle
2 4 (2.82%) SAP
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.11%) HP
3 3 (2.11%) Remedy
4 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.70%) BMC
4 1 (0.70%) Informatica
4 1 (0.70%) VMware
4 1 (0.70%) Capita
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day + Negotiable upon skills
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago