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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West / Bristol
Rank 46 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.88% 2.16% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.60% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 17
Median daily rate £345 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £339
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +8.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%

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
621 654 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.18% 83.10% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 498 515
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £524 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.59 £27.50 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
3 9 (25.00%) JIRA
3 9 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) QA
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
6 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
6 6 (16.67%) SAP
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) System Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Test Management
8 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
8 4 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.33%) Resilience Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) HP
9 3 (8.33%) ISEB
9 3 (8.33%) PPP
9 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
9 3 (8.33%) MPLS
9 3 (8.33%) OSPF
9 3 (8.33%) BGP
9 3 (8.33%) BPR

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 2 (5.56%) MS Project Server
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.78%) Maximo
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) BGP
1 3 (8.33%) HSRP
1 3 (8.33%) MPLS
1 3 (8.33%) OSPF
1 3 (8.33%) PPP
1 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (47.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 6 (16.67%) Test Coordinator
3 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 6 (16.67%) UAT Coordinator
4 4 (11.11%) Business Change Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Process Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.56%) SAP CO Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SAP FI Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
2 9 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (19.44%) Defect Management
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) System Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 4 (11.11%) Test Management
6 4 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.33%) BPR
7 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Resilience Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Stress Testing
7 3 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 6 (16.67%) SAP
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Reuters
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) hybris
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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