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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 48 61 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 24 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.63% 1.94% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.51% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 34
Median daily rate £335 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £274 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £365 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
691 956 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.46% 77.47% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 471 548
Median daily rate £430 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 56
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £10.00 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 17 £330 +10.00% 3
High Wycombe - 2 £325 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 11 (29.73%) Defect Management
2 10 (27.03%) Test Planning
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
4 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (16.22%) ISEB
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) Retail
7 5 (13.51%) JIRA
7 5 (13.51%) QA
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) HP
7 5 (13.51%) Java
7 5 (13.51%) User Stories
8 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (10.81%) XML
8 4 (10.81%) Linux
8 4 (10.81%) HP UFT
8 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) Workflow
8 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis

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 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.41%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) HP UFT
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) Log4j
5 1 (2.70%) Appium
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) Genymotion
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Legal
5 2 (5.41%) Automotive
5 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Electronics
6 1 (2.70%) German Language
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) UAT Manager
4 5 (13.51%) UAT Test Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.11%) UAT Lead
6 3 (8.11%) UAT Test Lead
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) CRM Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) MIS Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) J2SE
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) XML Schema
2 2 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Defect Management
2 10 (27.03%) Test Planning
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Test Scripting
4 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) User Stories
5 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
6 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Workflow
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) ERP
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) ISEB
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Remedy
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Temenos
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Verint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
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