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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 20 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.19% 3.50% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 4.41% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 23
Median daily rate £350 £310 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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
748 725 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.02% 79.32% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 578 494
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 15 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £100.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 27 (67.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) SAP
3 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (22.50%) Banking
5 8 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (20.00%) Marketing
5 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (20.00%) Electronics
5 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.00%) Retail Banking
6 6 (15.00%) QA
6 6 (15.00%) Retail
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (12.50%) General Ledger
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (12.50%) Cash Management
7 5 (12.50%) Office 365
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (7.50%) SAP PS
5 2 (5.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (5.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) 3G
2 1 (2.50%) 4G
2 1 (2.50%) BGP
2 1 (2.50%) HSRP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) OSPF
2 1 (2.50%) PPP
2 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 27 (67.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (22.50%) Banking
4 8 (20.00%) Electronics
4 8 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (20.00%) Marketing
5 6 (15.00%) Retail
5 6 (15.00%) Retail Banking
6 5 (12.50%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.50%) Back Office
7 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Test Manager
5 6 (15.00%) Finance Business Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) UAT Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Test Leader
7 4 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) UAT Lead
7 4 (10.00%) UAT Test Lead
7 4 (10.00%) UAT Test Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Functional Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) SAP Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (20.00%) Migration
2 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (12.50%) Cash Management
5 4 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Defect Management
6 3 (7.50%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Record to Report
7 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) System Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Test Management
7 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ACCA
1 2 (5.00%) CIMA
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Lotus
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau