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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 21 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.00% 2.68% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 3.28% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 13
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
233 244 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.73% 81.88% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 154 272
Median daily rate £450 £440 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £341 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +8 6 £500 +11.11% 1
Dunstable - 2 £193 -
Bedford - 1 £450 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
3 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 7 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) Use Case
5 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) Data Flow Diagram
6 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) Validation
7 4 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) ERP
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) Service Design
7 4 (14.29%) Concur
7 4 (14.29%) Expense Management
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery

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 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Bower
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Grunt
1 2 (7.14%) gulp
1 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Billing
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Finance Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
5 3 (10.71%) Release Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Environment And Release Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Environment Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
2 3 (10.71%) Java EE
2 3 (10.71%) JSF
2 3 (10.71%) JSP
2 3 (10.71%) Spring
2 3 (10.71%) Struts
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) XSL
2 3 (10.71%) XSLT
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
3 2 (7.14%) React
4 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Conversion
2 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Analysis
1 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Use Case
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
4 6 (21.43%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Expense Management
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) Service Design
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Concur
3 3 (10.71%) BEA
4 2 (7.14%) hybris
4 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
4 2 (7.14%) Tableau
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow