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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 95 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -7
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 52 101 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.80% 3.19% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 3.96% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 62 59
Median daily rate £375 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
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
2406 2548 1842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.17% 80.56% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1787 1147
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.78 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £39.20 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -37 29 £380 +22.58% 13
North Yorkshire +2 10 £375 +114.28%
South Yorkshire -4 10 £400 -5.88%
East Yorkshire -6 2 £155 -53.03%
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 42 (37.50%) Finance
2 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 17 (15.18%) CRM
6 16 (14.29%) SQL
6 16 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 15 (13.39%) QA
8 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.61%) ISEB
9 13 (11.61%) Regression Testing
9 13 (11.61%) Test Strategy
9 13 (11.61%) System Integration Testing
10 12 (10.71%) Defect Management
10 12 (10.71%) .NET
10 12 (10.71%) ISTQB
11 11 (9.82%) Software Testing
11 11 (9.82%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (9.82%) System Testing
11 11 (9.82%) Test Planning
11 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (8.93%) SDLC
12 10 (8.93%) Migration
12 10 (8.93%) Oracle
12 10 (8.93%) SAP
12 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
12 10 (8.93%) Unit Testing
12 10 (8.93%) Test Management
12 10 (8.93%) Business Analysis
12 10 (8.93%) Banking

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 3 (2.68%) SAS
2 2 (1.79%) Confluence
2 2 (1.79%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.89%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.25%) MS Office
3 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.57%) MS Project
3 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.89%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.89%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.89%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.89%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.79%) DB2
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.89%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.89%) DTS
5 1 (0.89%) MS Access
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.89%) Power BI
5 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Selenium
2 5 (4.46%) JIRA
2 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.68%) Zephyr
5 2 (1.79%) Appium
5 2 (1.79%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.79%) Subversion
5 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.89%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.89%) WinRunner
General
1 42 (37.50%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Retail
4 8 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (49.11%) Analyst
2 24 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 23 (20.54%) Business Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) Test Manager
5 11 (9.82%) Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Business Finance Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Finance Business Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Test Leader
7 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) Web Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) Web Business Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Consultant
8 4 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) .NET
2 5 (4.46%) Middleware
3 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (2.68%) HTML
3 3 (2.68%) jQuery
3 3 (2.68%) XML
4 2 (1.79%) Ajax
4 2 (1.79%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.79%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.79%) Mustache
4 2 (1.79%) Ninject
4 2 (1.79%) NLog
4 2 (1.79%) REST
4 2 (1.79%) SignalR
4 2 (1.79%) SOAP
4 2 (1.79%) Underscore.js
4 2 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.89%) HTML5
5 1 (0.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) IVR
3 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.89%) EPoS
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) Linux
1 3 (2.68%) Unix
1 3 (2.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.79%) Solaris
3 1 (0.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (17.86%) Test Scripting
4 17 (15.18%) CRM
5 16 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 13 (11.61%) Regression Testing
6 13 (11.61%) System Integration Testing
6 13 (11.61%) Test Strategy
7 12 (10.71%) Defect Management
8 11 (9.82%) Software Testing
8 11 (9.82%) System Testing
8 11 (9.82%) Test Planning
9 10 (8.93%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.93%) Migration
9 10 (8.93%) SDLC
9 10 (8.93%) Test Management
9 10 (8.93%) Unit Testing
10 9 (8.04%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (7.14%) Programme Governance
11 8 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) Java
3 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.68%) C#
6 2 (1.79%) ABAP
6 2 (1.79%) C
6 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.89%) C++
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (11.61%) ISEB
2 12 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 8 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (3.57%) Degree
4 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) CCA
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.89%) MCAD
6 1 (0.89%) MCSD
6 1 (0.89%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle
2 10 (8.93%) SAP
3 4 (3.57%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.89%) IFS
5 1 (0.89%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.89%) Remedy
5 1 (0.89%) Siebel
5 1 (0.89%) Telerik
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago