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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 55 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.13% 2.07% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.68% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 14
Average daily rate £375 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £315 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £510 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
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
687 671 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.30% 77.13% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 509 439
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £13.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, 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 14 (38.89%) Finance
1 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.67%) SAP
6 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) QA
7 4 (11.11%) Retail
7 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Teradata
8 3 (8.33%) Windows
8 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
8 3 (8.33%) Test Management
8 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
8 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Hi Portfolio
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (2.78%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Business Test Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
6 2 (5.56%) UAT Tester
7 1 (2.78%) HR Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Regulatory Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) WCF
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Test Scripting
2 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Teradata
3 2 (5.56%) Lotus
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) Rally
4 1 (2.78%) Thunderhead
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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