The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 29 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.69% 1.33% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.84% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £400 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.60% -23.33%
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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 Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 163 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 76.79% 72.12% 67.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 83 60
Average daily rate £400 £351 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.96% -12.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.95 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £13.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) HP Helion
4 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 1 (9.09%) WFM
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) HP Helion
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Server Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Process Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Database Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) WFM
4 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) JDA