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 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 18 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.38% 1.98% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 2.53% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £360 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £200 £345
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
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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
111 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 78.72% 78.22% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 44 47
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £25.50 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.21% -44.54%
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 Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 3 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Collateral Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) SWIFT
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) PVCS
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) HR Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Release Management
1 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Collateral Management
2 2 (16.67%) Document Management
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) BMC
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle