The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 39 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 34 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.83% 3.10% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 4.01% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £423 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +6.17%
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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 Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 649 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.26% 77.26% 68.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 463 209
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 9
Average hourly rate £37.04 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.16% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
3 14 (25.45%) User Experience
4 11 (20.00%) QA
5 10 (18.18%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Marketing
6 9 (16.36%) CRM
7 8 (14.55%) SAP
7 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
7 8 (14.55%) JIRA
7 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) Selenium
8 7 (12.73%) Load Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
8 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
8 7 (12.73%) .NET
9 6 (10.91%) C#
9 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.91%) Google Analytics
9 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Google
9 6 (10.91%) Automation Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
9 6 (10.91%) Axure RP
9 6 (10.91%) Tableau
9 6 (10.91%) Analytics

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.82%) Maximo
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.82%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) Selenium
3 6 (10.91%) Axure RP
3 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.27%) User Experience Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) SAP Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) XHTML
3 1 (1.82%) Ajax
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) User Experience
2 3 (5.45%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.82%) DTV
3 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Test Scripting
3 10 (18.18%) SDLC
4 9 (16.36%) CRM
5 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
5 8 (14.55%) Data Analysis
6 7 (12.73%) Load Testing
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.91%) Analytics
7 6 (10.91%) User Stories
7 6 (10.91%) Automation Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Test Management
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 5 (9.09%) B2B
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) C#
3 5 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 3 (5.45%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) Python
6 1 (1.82%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.82%) OCA
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) SAP
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Google
2 6 (10.91%) Tableau
3 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.45%) HP
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) Sun
5 1 (1.82%) Teradata
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