The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 18 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.33% 2.70% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.66% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£313 £308 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -20.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £294 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £322 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 82 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 74.17% 73.87% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 46
Average daily rate £400 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £237 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £31.00 £29.81 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +170.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Essbase

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (14.29%) Exstream
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Essbase
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Support
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Manager
3 1 (14.29%) TM1 Developer
3 1 (14.29%) TM1 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Cognos
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) BMC
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion