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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 86 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +10
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 59 113 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.13% 3.83% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 4.63% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 80 51
Median daily rate £388 £306 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.11%
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
2367 2439 1846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.48% 82.71% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1712 1222
Median daily rate £425 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 57
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.39 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -29 36 £400 +33.33% 15
North Yorkshire +4 12 £366 +16.26%
South Yorkshire -16 6 £388 -8.82% 2
East Yorkshire 0 3 £385 +18.46%
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 41 (37.96%) Finance
2 27 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.37%) Oracle
5 21 (19.44%) Integration Testing
6 20 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
7 19 (17.59%) Test Scripting
8 17 (15.74%) SQL
8 17 (15.74%) CRM
9 15 (13.89%) Business Analysis
10 14 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
12 12 (11.11%) ERP
12 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 12 (11.11%) QA
12 12 (11.11%) Test Planning
12 12 (11.11%) Test Strategy
13 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
13 11 (10.19%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (10.19%) ISTQB
13 11 (10.19%) ISEB
13 11 (10.19%) Regression Testing
13 11 (10.19%) Migration
14 10 (9.26%) Project Management
14 10 (9.26%) Use Case
14 10 (9.26%) Test Management
14 10 (9.26%) Analytics
15 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 9 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.70%) SAS
2 2 (1.85%) Confluence
2 2 (1.85%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.56%) MS Office
3 6 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.78%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.93%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) SAN
2 4 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (2.78%) Internet
4 2 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.85%) GIS
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.93%) MS Access
5 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Power BI
5 1 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Selenium
2 6 (5.56%) JIRA
3 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.78%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.78%) Zephyr
5 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.93%) Appium
6 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (37.96%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.41%) Retail
4 7 (6.48%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.56%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (52.78%) Analyst
2 22 (20.37%) Business Analyst
2 22 (20.37%) Test Analyst
3 17 (15.74%) Test Manager
4 12 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 6 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (5.56%) Test Leader
6 5 (4.63%) Architect
6 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) UAT Manager
6 5 (4.63%) UAT Test Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Web Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) Web Business Analyst
7 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (3.70%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) .NET
1 9 (8.33%) Middleware
2 5 (4.63%) HTML
3 4 (3.70%) XML
4 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.85%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.85%) jQuery
4 2 (1.85%) Mustache
4 2 (1.85%) Ninject
4 2 (1.85%) NLog
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.85%) SignalR
4 2 (1.85%) Underscore.js
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) IVR
3 3 (2.78%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) EPoS
5 1 (0.93%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) AIX
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.44%) Integration Testing
4 20 (18.52%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (17.59%) Test Scripting
6 17 (15.74%) CRM
7 15 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 14 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (11.11%) ERP
9 12 (11.11%) Test Planning
9 12 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 11 (10.19%) Migration
10 11 (10.19%) Regression Testing
10 11 (10.19%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.26%) Analytics
11 10 (9.26%) Project Management
11 10 (9.26%) Test Management
11 10 (9.26%) Use Case
12 9 (8.33%) SDLC
12 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) SQL
2 4 (3.70%) Java
2 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.78%) C
3 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.85%) C#
4 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) VB
5 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) ISEB
1 11 (10.19%) ISTQB
2 9 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) Degree
4 3 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.93%) CBAP
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MCAD
5 1 (0.93%) MCSD
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Oracle
2 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.41%) HP
3 8 (7.41%) SAP
4 4 (3.70%) Veeam
4 4 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.93%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) IFS
5 1 (0.93%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.93%) Siebel
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago