Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 2.86% 4.35% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 5.56% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Huddersfield median daily rate - - £350
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £315
% change year-on-year -6.67% +19.05% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huddersfield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £24.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -25.00% -

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 Huddersfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Huddersfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 28 18 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 80.00% 78.26% 64.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 33
Huddersfield median daily rate £325 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.84% +21.57%
10th Percentile £262 £129 £213
90th Percentile £480 £470 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Huddersfield median hourly rate £25.50 £11.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.67% -71.88% +175.86%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

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

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 20 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 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%) 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 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