The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Test Analyst - UAT
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 572 564
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 14 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.085% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.089% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 29
Median daily rate £325 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £213 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £410 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £306 £275
% change year-on-year +2.85% +11.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 39444 47062 46529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.27% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25724 30895 28569
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1459 1887
Median hourly rate £18.40 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

UAT Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UAT Test Analyst in England

UAT Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Test Analyst in England

UAT Test Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UAT Test Analyst in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UAT Test Analyst in England

UAT Test Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for UAT Test Analyst in England

UAT Test 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 Test Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South East +11 7 £350 +16.66%
West Midlands +15 3 £293 -
North West +24 2 £325 -
London +7 1 £400 +26.98%
South West -3 1 - -
UAT Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, UAT Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (31.43%) Test Scripting
3 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 10 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
5 8 (22.86%) SAP
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.00%) ISEB
6 7 (20.00%) JIRA
7 6 (17.14%) HP
7 6 (17.14%) Retail
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
9 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
9 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) Banking
9 4 (11.43%) CRM
10 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.57%) Legal
10 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 3 (8.57%) QA
10 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.57%) Test Automation

UAT Test 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Documentum
2 1 (2.86%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (5.71%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.86%) Adaptiv
3 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Legal
5 2 (5.71%) Games
5 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.86%) Automotive
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (31.43%) Test Scripting
3 10 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
8 2 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 7 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) SAP
2 6 (17.14%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) hybris
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) OpenText
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle