The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 32 70 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.46% 5.68% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 7.12% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 45 32
Median daily rate £300 £338 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £258 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
758 983 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.95% 79.72% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 553 583
Median daily rate £413 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £537 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 39
Median hourly rate £25.50 £26.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £54.10 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -8 22 £255 -25.81% 5
Amersham - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) Banking
3 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
3 14 (22.58%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Retail
5 10 (16.13%) SQL
5 10 (16.13%) Oracle
5 10 (16.13%) ITIL
5 10 (16.13%) QA
5 10 (16.13%) Defect Management
5 10 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (14.52%) Temenos T24
6 9 (14.52%) System Testing
6 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
6 9 (14.52%) Migration
6 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.52%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) ISEB
7 8 (12.90%) XML
7 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
7 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
8 7 (11.29%) JIRA
8 7 (11.29%) Linux
8 7 (11.29%) HP
8 7 (11.29%) HP UFT
9 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
9 6 (9.68%) Tomcat

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Temenos T24
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.61%) NGN
2 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.45%) DB2
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) HP UFT
1 7 (11.29%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) Log4j
3 1 (1.61%) eggPlant
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) TestComplete
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) Banking
3 11 (17.74%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.45%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 2 (3.23%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.61%) Electronics
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Banking Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Test Manager
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
7 5 (8.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Tester
9 3 (4.84%) DB2 Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Regulatory Business Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Testing Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Integration Test Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) MIS Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) XML
2 6 (9.68%) J2SE
2 6 (9.68%) XML Schema
2 6 (9.68%) XSLT
3 2 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.84%) Learning Management System
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Handset
4 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.61%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.61%) EPoS
4 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) System Integration Testing
1 14 (22.58%) Test Scripting
2 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
3 10 (16.13%) Defect Management
3 10 (16.13%) ITIL
4 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
4 9 (14.52%) Migration
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.52%) System Testing
5 8 (12.90%) Test Strategy
6 6 (9.68%) Test Management
6 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.06%) SDLC
8 4 (6.45%) Change Management
8 4 (6.45%) Functional Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 6 (9.68%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) ISEB
2 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) HP
4 6 (9.68%) IBM
4 6 (9.68%) Temenos
5 5 (8.06%) Remedy
5 5 (8.06%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.61%) IFS
7 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft