The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 28 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)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.10% 6.32% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 7.74% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 6
Median daily rate £288 £366 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.50% +16.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £306 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £435 £431
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 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 155 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 73.43% 81.58% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 505 422
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £306 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £925 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 41
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.13% +60.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £12.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.19 £37.00 £40.00
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 North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in North Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in North Yorkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
York +7 1 £288 -29.87% 1
User Acceptance Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting