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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 98 76 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 2.20% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 2.63% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 55 59
Median daily rate £350 £300 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £214 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
2024 2548 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.32% 83.68% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 1703 1317
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.60 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -6 23 £363 +11.53% 12
South Yorkshire -14 12 £300 +33.33% 2
North Yorkshire +2 1 £400 +77.77%
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.44%) QA
4 13 (15.12%) SAP
5 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
6 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.79%) Test Scripting
7 10 (11.63%) SQL
7 10 (11.63%) Oracle
7 10 (11.63%) Banking
7 10 (11.63%) Regression Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.47%) ERP
8 9 (10.47%) Test Management
8 9 (10.47%) Test Strategy
9 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (9.30%) ISEB
9 8 (9.30%) .NET
9 8 (9.30%) Migration
9 8 (9.30%) Defect Management
10 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.14%) ISTQB
11 6 (6.98%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.98%) JIRA
11 6 (6.98%) Integration Testing
11 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
11 6 (6.98%) DAO
11 6 (6.98%) Retail

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 (2.33%) SAS
1 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.33%) ATM
1 2 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.16%) FTP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) MS Access
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.33%) DB2
4 2 (2.33%) GIS
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.16%) DTS
5 1 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) JIRA
1 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
2 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.65%) Selenium
4 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.49%) Zephyr
5 2 (2.33%) Appium
5 2 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.33%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.33%) Subversion
6 1 (1.16%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.16%) WinRunner
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Retail
4 4 (4.65%) Legal
4 4 (4.65%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Analyst
2 18 (20.93%) Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Test Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) Test Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.98%) Test Leader
6 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Business Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Business Finance Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) ERP Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Finance Business Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Logistics Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Logistics Business Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) .NET
2 6 (6.98%) ActiveX
2 6 (6.98%) ADO
2 6 (6.98%) DAO
3 5 (5.81%) SOAP
4 3 (3.49%) jQuery
5 2 (2.33%) Ajax
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.33%) CSS
5 2 (2.33%) CSS3
5 2 (2.33%) HTML
5 2 (2.33%) HTML5
5 2 (2.33%) REST
5 2 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (1.16%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.16%) NLog
6 1 (1.16%) Underscore.js
6 1 (1.16%) WinForms
6 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Virtual Team
2 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Tandem
3 2 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.33%) Derivative
3 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.16%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Solaris
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.79%) Test Scripting
2 11 (12.79%) Unit Testing
3 10 (11.63%) Regression Testing
3 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.47%) ERP
4 9 (10.47%) Test Management
4 9 (10.47%) Test Strategy
5 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.30%) Defect Management
5 8 (9.30%) Migration
5 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.98%) CRM
7 6 (6.98%) Database Theory
7 6 (6.98%) Integration Testing
7 6 (6.98%) SDLC
7 6 (6.98%) Supplier Management
8 5 (5.81%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (5.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 6 (6.98%) VB
2 6 (6.98%) VBA
3 4 (4.65%) Java
3 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.49%) C
4 3 (3.49%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) ABAP
5 2 (2.33%) Groovy
5 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.16%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) ISEB
2 7 (8.14%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) Degree
6 2 (2.33%) CCA
6 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.16%) MCAD
7 1 (1.16%) MCSD
7 1 (1.16%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) SAP
3 10 (11.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Adobe
4 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) Infor
5 1 (1.16%) Remedy
5 1 (1.16%) Telerik
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 4 days ago