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 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 62 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 66 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.57% 4.88% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 6.07% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 45 26
Median daily rate £268 £320 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.40% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £238 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £450 £438
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 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
730 1087 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.02% 80.40% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 614 540
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -15 11 £268 -17.69% 2
Amersham - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 12 (25.53%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (21.28%) Defect Management
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 9 (19.15%) QA
5 9 (19.15%) Temenos T24
5 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
5 9 (19.15%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.02%) XML
7 7 (14.89%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) Linux
7 7 (14.89%) Oracle
7 7 (14.89%) HP UFT
7 7 (14.89%) JIRA
7 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
8 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
8 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (12.77%) Retail
8 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.77%) Log4j
8 6 (12.77%) ISEB
8 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 6 (12.77%) Java
8 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
8 6 (12.77%) Python

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 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Temenos T24
2 2 (4.26%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) DB2
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) HP UFT
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
2 6 (12.77%) Log4j
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Test Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Applications Support
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Banking Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Tester
6 3 (6.38%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) MIS Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Voice Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
2 6 (12.77%) J2SE
2 6 (12.77%) XML Schema
2 6 (12.77%) XSLT
3 2 (4.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Handset
3 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.13%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (21.28%) Defect Management
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Test Strategy
5 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) System Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Test Management
8 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
2 6 (12.77%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) IBM
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Temenos
3 5 (10.64%) HP
4 4 (8.51%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Remedy
6 1 (2.13%) IFS
6 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
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