The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 29
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 4.67% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.19% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79 135 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 86.81% 90.00% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 86 102
Median daily rate £425 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +360.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bradford

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bradford