The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 24 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.73% 3.87% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 4.35% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £245 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £449 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.88%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 276 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.82% 89.03% 85.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 191 253
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £40.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Luton +4 3 £350 -17.64% 3
Dunstable - 2 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Validation
3 7 (29.17%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Use Case
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Banking
7 3 (12.50%) Billing
7 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Spring
7 3 (12.50%) JSF
7 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Java EE
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (12.50%) High Availability
7 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
7 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
7 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.17%) ImageReady
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) TestPartner
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.17%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Functional Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Process Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (12.50%) Java EE
2 3 (12.50%) JSF
2 3 (12.50%) JSP
2 3 (12.50%) Spring
2 3 (12.50%) Struts
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) XSL
2 3 (12.50%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) Validation
3 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) GDPR
3 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) BEA
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.17%) Concur
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
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