Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Analyst was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 814 793 772
Rank change year-on-year -21 -21 -50
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Analyst 48 62 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.064% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.067% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 47 69
England median daily rate £315 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £200 £200
90th Percentile £400 £423 £388
UK median daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £113.75 -
UK median hourly rate - £113.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

UAT Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured UAT Test Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 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
North of England +67 14 £300 -4.76%
London -25 12 £359 +21.61%
South West +2 9 £315 +40.00%
North West +33 6 £300 -
Midlands +30 6 £294 -2.00%
West Midlands +22 6 £294 -2.00%
North East - 6 £294 -
South East -6 5 £350 -
Yorkshire +26 2 £315 -
East of England -2 2 £275 -18.52%
UAT Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 48 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (58.33%) Finance
3 23 (47.92%) Test Scripting
4 13 (27.08%) Banking
5 12 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 10 (20.83%) Migration
7 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.75%) ISEB
7 9 (18.75%) QA
8 8 (16.67%) Oracle
9 7 (14.58%) Retail
9 7 (14.58%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (14.58%) Defect Management
10 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 6 (12.50%) JIRA
11 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.33%) ERP
12 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
12 4 (8.33%) SAP
12 4 (8.33%) SQL
12 4 (8.33%) CRM
12 4 (8.33%) System Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
12 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 4 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (8.33%) Scenario Testing

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 1 (2.08%) Confluence
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.08%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.08%) Power BI
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (58.33%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
3 7 (14.58%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Private Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) SOAP
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (47.92%) Test Scripting
3 10 (20.83%) Migration
4 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) Defect Management
6 6 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) CRM
8 4 (8.33%) ERP
8 4 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (8.33%) System Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (18.75%) ISEB
3 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) ACCA
6 1 (2.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Basel III
2 1 (2.08%) IFRS
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) HP
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Siebel
4 2 (4.17%) CODA
4 2 (4.17%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) Capita
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau