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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 31 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.38% 2.11% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.71% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £228 £225 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% -28.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -19.55%
User Acceptance Testing
Berkshire

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
247 221 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.17% 77.82% 69.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 91 111
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £125.00 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (20.00%) Magnolia
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BPC
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (20.00%) SAP