The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 31 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.52% 3.88% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 5.21% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £35.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.95% +36.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 96 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 69.11% 74.42% 69.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 55 81
Average daily rate £340 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £230 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 2
Average hourly rate £21.61 £21.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 £23.33 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
User Acceptance Testing
East Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) RDF
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Progress
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) RDF
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Progress
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Informatica