Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 20 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.57% 1.83% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 2.40% 4.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 9
Derbyshire median daily rate £450 £475 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +53.23% -20.00%
10th Percentile £311 £425 £263
90th Percentile £520 £660 £449
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +9.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £20.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +39.13% +112.96% -56.80%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 468 417 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 83.57% 76.51% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 255 243
Derbyshire median daily rate £388 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +0.67% +7.97%
10th Percentile £229 £200 £215
90th Percentile £518 £571 £498
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 10
Derbyshire median hourly rate £27.30 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.00% +4.00% +15.39%
10th Percentile £12.93 £8.33 £7.70
90th Percentile £51.18 £42.95 £28.80
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% -15.15% +6.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Derbyshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Derbyshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 18 £488 +14.71% 1
Chesterfield +3 2 £431 -9.21%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 9 (45.00%) SAP
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Logistics
2 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 4 (20.00%) SAP FI
4 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 4 (20.00%) SAP CO
4 4 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Billing
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (20.00%) SAP ERP
1 4 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.00%) Maximo
2 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
1 8 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (20.00%) SAP WM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) UAT Manager
4 3 (15.00%) UAT Test Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics Manager
6 1 (5.00%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP PP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Logistics
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) ABAP
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) VMware