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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 23 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.10% 3.47% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 4.26% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 25
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £394 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

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
286 305 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.02% 81.33% 88.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 202 321
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.43 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +74.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 16 £450 +5.88% 4
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Use Case
5 7 (25.93%) Data Flow Diagram
6 6 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (22.22%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) ERP
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
7 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Service Design
8 3 (11.11%) Concur
8 3 (11.11%) Expense Management
8 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (11.11%) Release Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Conversion
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.11%) SAP
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mining

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 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP WM
1 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Bower
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Grunt
1 2 (7.41%) gulp
1 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Finance Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Release Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Environment And Release Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Environment Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) CSS3
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
1 2 (7.41%) React
2 1 (3.70%) Angular 2
2 1 (3.70%) LESS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) E-Commerce
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
4 8 (29.63%) Use Case
5 7 (25.93%) Data Flow Diagram
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) ERP
7 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Service Design
7 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) User Stories
7 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.11%) Expense Management
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Concur
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) hybris
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com