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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 43 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.56% 3.38% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 4.33% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 5
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£325 £300 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
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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
703 623 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 78.11% 77.97% 74.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 463 272
Average daily rate £388 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 11
Average hourly rate £41.00 £21.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.69% -44.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.60 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Test Scripting
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (20.69%) User Experience
5 10 (17.24%) SDLC
5 10 (17.24%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) SAP
6 9 (15.52%) .NET
6 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
6 9 (15.52%) Marketing
6 9 (15.52%) QA
7 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.34%) Axure RP
9 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
9 6 (10.34%) Tableau
9 6 (10.34%) Analytics
9 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Load Testing
9 6 (10.34%) JIRA
9 6 (10.34%) Selenium
9 6 (10.34%) Google Analytics
9 6 (10.34%) Google
9 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.34%) C#
9 6 (10.34%) CRM
9 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.34%) ISEB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.72%) Maximo
2 1 (1.72%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.72%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) JIRA
1 6 (10.34%) Selenium
1 6 (10.34%) Axure RP
1 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Test Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Developer
5 5 (8.62%) iOS Developer
5 5 (8.62%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.90%) User Experience Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Change Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Tester
7 3 (5.17%) SAP Test Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Performance Consultant
9 1 (1.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Procurement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.72%) jQuery
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) XHTML
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) FMCG
3 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
4 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Test Scripting
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.24%) SDLC
4 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
5 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
5 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.34%) Analytics
7 6 (10.34%) Automation Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Load Testing
7 6 (10.34%) CRM
8 5 (8.62%) B2B
8 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Test Management
8 5 (8.62%) iOS Development
8 5 (8.62%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) Apple Swift
4 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) ISEB
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Google
2 6 (10.34%) Tableau
3 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) OpenText
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
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