The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 72 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 2.14% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.64% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 26
Median daily rate £425 £368 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £228 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1613 2043 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.09% 81.14% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 1082 1052
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 44
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Newbury - 6 £425 -
Slough +4 4 £425 +18.05% 1
Reading -13 2 £500 +36.05%
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) SAP
5 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.00%) Business Process Analysis
6 7 (14.00%) Workday
6 7 (14.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle
6 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) Migration
8 5 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL
8 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (10.00%) HP
8 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (8.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (8.00%) Toad

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 4 (8.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.00%) Eloqua
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (4.00%) SAP HCM
3 2 (4.00%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.00%) HFM
4 1 (2.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (2.00%) SAP BPC
4 1 (2.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Taleo
2 1 (2.00%) Force.com
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (4.00%) DataStage
3 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Toad
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.00%) JMeter
3 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.00%) LSMW
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) HR Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Workday Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Business Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Cognos BI Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Cognos Developer
5 4 (8.00%) HR Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Process Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Report Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.00%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) Mason
1 1 (2.00%) VXML
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Solaris
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (16.00%) Business Process Analysis
4 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Inmon Methodology
7 4 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Order to Cash
8 3 (6.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) IFRS
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (2.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) SAP
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Workday
3 5 (10.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (8.00%) Cognos
4 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.00%) Informatica
6 2 (4.00%) Pardot
6 2 (4.00%) PTC
6 2 (4.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Aprimo
7 1 (2.00%) Apttus
7 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) OpenText
7 1 (2.00%) Saba
7 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.00%) Zuora