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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 75 73 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.98% 3.29% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 4.38% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 42 62
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +18.42%
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
1869 1665 1956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.20% 75.14% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 957 1001
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 63
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.15 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 57 £345 +1.99% 15
North Yorkshire +11 11 £375 +9.48% 5
South Yorkshire +2 3 £308 +36.66% 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 61 (43.88%) Finance
2 33 (23.74%) Test Scripting
3 31 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (17.99%) ISEB
5 23 (16.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (15.11%) Banking
7 20 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (13.67%) HP Quality Center
8 19 (13.67%) Retail
9 18 (12.95%) Systems Analysis
10 17 (12.23%) Software Testing
10 17 (12.23%) ISTQB
11 16 (11.51%) Business Analysis
12 14 (10.07%) E-Commerce
12 14 (10.07%) SQL
13 13 (9.35%) Project Management
13 13 (9.35%) QA
13 13 (9.35%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.91%) Test Management
14 11 (7.91%) Test Strategy
14 11 (7.91%) Degree
15 10 (7.19%) Scrum
16 9 (6.47%) HP
16 9 (6.47%) Oracle
16 9 (6.47%) Windows
16 9 (6.47%) Manual Testing
16 9 (6.47%) Business Transformation
16 9 (6.47%) Test Planning
17 8 (5.76%) Integration Testing
17 8 (5.76%) Functional Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.16%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.72%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.44%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) MS Access
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.72%) DataStage
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.72%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.72%) QlikView
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Selenium
2 6 (4.32%) TestDirector
3 5 (3.60%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.16%) JIRA
5 2 (1.44%) Behat
6 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 61 (43.88%) Finance
2 21 (15.11%) Banking
3 19 (13.67%) Retail
4 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.32%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.60%) Legal
7 4 (2.88%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (56.83%) Analyst
2 41 (29.50%) Test Analyst
3 36 (25.90%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.35%) Test Manager
5 11 (7.91%) Financial Business Analyst
6 10 (7.19%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Test Leader
8 8 (5.76%) UAT Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) Developer
9 7 (5.04%) UAT Test Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Business Test Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.32%) Tester
10 6 (4.32%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.60%) Coordinator
11 5 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (2.88%) Test Coordinator
12 4 (2.88%) Consultant
12 4 (2.88%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) .NET
2 4 (2.88%) XML
3 3 (2.16%) HTML
3 3 (2.16%) Web Services
4 2 (1.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.44%) CSS
4 2 (1.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.72%) WCF
5 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.72%) jQuery
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.72%) LAMP
5 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.88%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.16%) NHS
3 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.16%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.72%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.72%) Informatics
5 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.72%) GIS
5 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.47%) Windows
2 6 (4.32%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.16%) Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.74%) Test Scripting
2 31 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.95%) Systems Analysis
5 17 (12.23%) Software Testing
6 16 (11.51%) Business Analysis
7 14 (10.07%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.35%) Project Management
8 13 (9.35%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.91%) Test Management
9 11 (7.91%) Test Strategy
10 10 (7.19%) Scrum
11 9 (6.47%) Manual Testing
11 9 (6.47%) Business Transformation
11 9 (6.47%) Test Planning
12 8 (5.76%) Functional Testing
12 8 (5.76%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.76%) Integration Testing
12 8 (5.76%) Regression Testing
12 8 (5.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.07%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) Java
3 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.16%) PHP
5 2 (1.44%) C#
5 2 (1.44%) VBA
5 2 (1.44%) VBScript
6 1 (0.72%) VB
6 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (17.99%) ISEB
2 17 (12.23%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.91%) Degree
4 7 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.35%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Basel III
3 1 (0.72%) COREP
Systems Management
1 19 (13.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.47%) HP
1 9 (6.47%) Oracle
2 6 (4.32%) SAP
3 5 (3.60%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.16%) Remedy
5 1 (0.72%) Capita
5 1 (0.72%) BMC
5 1 (0.72%) Informatica
5 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
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