The median contractor rate for a UAT Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 575 561
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 23 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 50
Median daily rate £350 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +15.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £288
% change year-on-year +4.16% +4.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

UAT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured UAT Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UAT Analyst in England

UAT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UAT Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Analyst in England

UAT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UAT Analyst in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UAT Analyst in England

UAT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UAT Analyst in England

UAT Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
London -1 14 £388 -8.82% 4
South East +13 4 £350 +16.66% 3
West Midlands +27 3 £313 +21.35% 2
South West +12 2 £375 +66.66% 1
UAT Analyst
UK

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, UAT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring UAT Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
6 9 (19.15%) HP
6 9 (19.15%) ISEB
6 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
8 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
8 7 (14.89%) SAP
8 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (14.89%) Banking
8 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (10.64%) Defect Management
10 5 (10.64%) JIRA
10 5 (10.64%) Project Management
10 5 (10.64%) Legal
10 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
11 4 (8.51%) CRM
11 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.51%) SQL
11 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
12 3 (6.38%) Smoke Testing
12 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.13%) JMeter
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Back Office
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Publishing
5 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Automotive
6 1 (2.13%) Billing
6 1 (2.13%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Front Office
6 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) RESTful
2 1 (2.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) Swagger
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.13%) Equities
2 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
3 13 (27.66%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.64%) Defect Management
9 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
10 4 (8.51%) CRM
10 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.38%) ERP
11 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) ISTQB
2 9 (19.15%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Basel III
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) IFRS
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) HP
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) BT
4 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
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