Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 17 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)
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - +22 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 1.96% - 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% - 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Stirling median daily rate £395 - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £39.00

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 Stirling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 47 63 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 92.16% 84.00% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 37
Stirling median daily rate £300 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% +13.21%
10th Percentile £147 £275 £313
90th Percentile £488 £531 £543
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +14.94%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Stirling

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Stirling

For the 6 months to 17 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 Stirling region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center