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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 1.65% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 2.11% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 29
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +55.55%

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
1590 1896 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.67% 78.44% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 993 989
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 75 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 - 7 £438 -
Slough +2 2 £420 +21.29%
Reading -6 2 £525 +46.34% 4
Hungerford - 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) Finance
3 9 (16.07%) HP
3 9 (16.07%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) SAP
4 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
6 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.93%) Degree
7 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
7 5 (8.93%) Workflow
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.93%) ETL
7 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.93%) Oracle
8 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.14%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) Cognos
8 4 (7.14%) Toad
8 4 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing

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 2 (3.57%) CMS
1 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Drupal
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.36%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (3.57%) Eloqua
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.79%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.79%) SAP GRC
4 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Taleo
2 1 (1.79%) Force.com
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (3.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (3.57%) Data Mart
3 2 (3.57%) DataStage
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Toad
2 3 (5.36%) LSMW
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) JMeter
3 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Cognos BI Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Report Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Salesforce Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) HR Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Process Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Tester
8 3 (5.36%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) CSS
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
1 2 (3.57%) XML
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Mason
2 1 (1.79%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) CMDB
2 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.57%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Solaris
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) AIX
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (14.29%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 5 (8.93%) ETL
5 5 (8.93%) Functional Testing
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
5 5 (8.93%) Workflow
6 4 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (7.14%) Inmon Methodology
6 4 (7.14%) ITSM
6 4 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) GxP
1 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.79%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) HP
2 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) Cognos
4 4 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 3 (5.36%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) Workday
6 2 (3.57%) BMC
6 2 (3.57%) CA
6 2 (3.57%) F5
6 2 (3.57%) Informatica
6 2 (3.57%) Juniper
6 2 (3.57%) Pardot
6 2 (3.57%) PTC
6 2 (3.57%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.79%) Google