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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 50 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 101 58 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.53% 2.56% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 3.42% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 45 45
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£300 £313 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +6.17%
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
2330 1698 1489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.47% 74.87% 73.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1633 1101 817
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 49 58
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -59.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 63 £300 -7.69% 9
North Yorkshire +9 14 £283 - 4
South Yorkshire +1 13 £425 +44.68% 3
East Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
Humberside - 1 £325 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 44 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.16%) Oracle
3 40 (21.62%) Test Scripting
4 32 (17.30%) SQL
5 28 (15.14%) Finance
5 28 (15.14%) Manual Testing
6 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
6 26 (14.05%) .NET
6 26 (14.05%) ISEB
7 25 (13.51%) QA
8 21 (11.35%) Software Testing
8 21 (11.35%) Integration Testing
9 20 (10.81%) System Testing
10 19 (10.27%) Visual Studio
11 18 (9.73%) Microsoft
12 17 (9.19%) C#
12 17 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (8.65%) Application Packaging
14 14 (7.57%) ISTQB
14 14 (7.57%) Retail
14 14 (7.57%) Project Management
14 14 (7.57%) Scrum
14 14 (7.57%) Test Strategy
15 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
16 12 (6.49%) Windows
16 12 (6.49%) Test Management
17 11 (5.95%) Selenium
17 11 (5.95%) Automated Testing
17 11 (5.95%) E-Commerce
17 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 6 (3.24%) Tuxedo
1 6 (3.24%) SAS
2 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.70%) IIS
3 3 (1.62%) IBM Notes
3 3 (1.62%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.54%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.54%) CMS
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (4.32%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (3.24%) MS Office
3 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.54%) INSURE/90
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.54%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) Wireless
2 1 (0.54%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) DNS
2 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) MS Access
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.54%) IDMS
6 1 (0.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 19 (10.27%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.95%) Selenium
3 8 (4.32%) SpecFlow
4 7 (3.78%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.70%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.16%) NUnit
7 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.08%) Toad
9 1 (0.54%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.54%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.54%) MSI
9 1 (0.54%) Subversion
9 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 28 (15.14%) Finance
2 14 (7.57%) Retail
3 9 (4.86%) Banking
4 5 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 79 (42.70%) Analyst
2 46 (24.86%) Test Analyst
3 20 (10.81%) Business Analyst
3 20 (10.81%) Tester
4 14 (7.57%) Developer
5 12 (6.49%) Test Leader
6 11 (5.95%) Coordinator
7 8 (4.32%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.32%) Applications Packager
8 6 (3.24%) .NET Developer
8 6 (3.24%) Consultant
8 6 (3.24%) Change Analyst
8 6 (3.24%) UAT Analyst
8 6 (3.24%) Business Change Analyst
8 6 (3.24%) Lead Tester
9 5 (2.70%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (2.70%) Test Manager
9 5 (2.70%) Applications Support
10 4 (2.16%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.16%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (14.05%) .NET
2 16 (8.65%) Application Packaging
3 7 (3.78%) WinForms
4 5 (2.70%) Gherkin
5 4 (2.16%) XML
6 3 (1.62%) Web Services
7 2 (1.08%) XPages
7 2 (1.08%) jQuery
7 2 (1.08%) HTML
7 2 (1.08%) CSS
8 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.54%) XSD
8 1 (0.54%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.24%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.62%) NHS
3 3 (1.62%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (1.62%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.08%) Life Science
4 2 (1.08%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.08%) IVR
4 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.54%) AS400
5 1 (0.54%) W3C
5 1 (0.54%) CMDB
5 1 (0.54%) FMCG
5 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.49%) Windows
2 6 (3.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.62%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.54%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.62%) Test Scripting
3 28 (15.14%) Manual Testing
4 21 (11.35%) Integration Testing
4 21 (11.35%) Software Testing
5 20 (10.81%) System Testing
6 14 (7.57%) Scrum
6 14 (7.57%) Project Management
6 14 (7.57%) Test Strategy
7 12 (6.49%) Test Management
8 11 (5.95%) Automated Testing
8 11 (5.95%) E-Commerce
8 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (5.95%) System Integration Testing
9 10 (5.41%) SDLC
9 10 (5.41%) BDD
9 10 (5.41%) Automation Testing
9 10 (5.41%) Change Management
9 10 (5.41%) TDD
9 10 (5.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.30%) SQL
2 17 (9.19%) C#
3 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.32%) PL/SQL
4 8 (4.32%) VB
5 7 (3.78%) VB6
5 7 (3.78%) Java
6 3 (1.62%) LotusScript
7 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.08%) PHP
8 1 (0.54%) VBScript
8 1 (0.54%) Perl
8 1 (0.54%) X++
8 1 (0.54%) R
8 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) ISEB
2 14 (7.57%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.86%) Degree
4 7 (3.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.62%) PMP
7 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.51%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) OpenView
2 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (22.16%) Oracle
2 18 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.70%) SAP
4 4 (2.16%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.62%) HP
5 3 (1.62%) Lotus
6 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco
7 1 (0.54%) webMethods
7 1 (0.54%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.54%) Veeam
7 1 (0.54%) BMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Volt
Rate: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago