The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 30 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.93% 0.84% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 1.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £338 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 167 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.17% 70.46% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 78 88
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.35 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Basingstoke region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Workflow
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
8 1 (7.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Test Management
8 1 (7.14%) SCCM
8 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) VBScript
8 1 (7.14%) SAP
8 1 (7.14%) Web Services

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InstallShield
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Applications Packager
1 4 (28.57%) Tester
1 4 (28.57%) UAT Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Tester
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Application Packaging
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Change Management
7 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) VMware