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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 20 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.90% 3.62% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 4.24% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 19
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 £297 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
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
281 330 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.98% 85.27% 82.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 225 268
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
Median hourly rate £50.78 £51.30 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +97.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 15 £444 +4.41% 2
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
2 13 (41.94%) Data Modelling
3 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Use Case
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (29.03%) Data Flow Diagram
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) Change Management
8 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 6 (19.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
8 6 (19.35%) User Stories
9 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
9 5 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (16.13%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 4 (12.90%) SAP
10 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation
10 4 (12.90%) Service Design
11 3 (9.68%) Concur
11 3 (9.68%) Expense Management
11 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
11 3 (9.68%) SDLC
11 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.68%) Microservices
11 3 (9.68%) Migration
11 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
11 3 (9.68%) JIRA

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 (9.68%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP WM
2 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) MailChimp
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.45%) MySQL
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Bower
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Grunt
2 2 (6.45%) gulp
2 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Data Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Project Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) CSS3
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
1 2 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (6.45%) Node.js
1 2 (6.45%) React
2 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
2 1 (3.23%) LESS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) E-Commerce
2 13 (41.94%) Data Modelling
3 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Use Case
5 9 (29.03%) Data Flow Diagram
6 7 (22.58%) Change Management
7 6 (19.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (19.35%) User Stories
7 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
9 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation
9 4 (12.90%) Service Design
10 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 3 (9.68%) ERP
10 3 (9.68%) Migration
10 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.45%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Concur
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Tableau
3 2 (6.45%) hybris
3 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.23%) DataFlux
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Trillium