The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 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 / Huddersfield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 4
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 6.67% - 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £269
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 Huddersfield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Huddersfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12 3 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield 80.00% 37.50% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 11
Median daily rate £356 £413 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +33.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £413 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.86 £17.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.23% -56.56%  
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 Huddersfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Huddersfield 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 Huddersfield

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Huddersfield region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Huddersfield 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB