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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 63 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 62 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 4.37% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 5.40% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 42 25
Median daily rate £315 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £221 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £33.84 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-32.03% +36.72%
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
653 1148 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.32% 80.90% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 651 510
Median daily rate £425 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 36
Median hourly rate £29.00 £27.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +81.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.47 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.26 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 9 £315 +5.00% 3
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Defect Management
3 11 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
4 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle
5 8 (18.18%) Temenos T24
5 8 (18.18%) Retail
5 8 (18.18%) QA
6 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
6 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.91%) XML
6 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.91%) ISEB
6 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
7 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.64%) IBM
7 6 (13.64%) HP
7 6 (13.64%) XML Schema
7 6 (13.64%) XSLT
7 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
7 6 (13.64%) Python
7 6 (13.64%) J2SE
7 6 (13.64%) Java
7 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (2.27%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
1 6 (13.64%) Log4j
2 5 (11.36%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 11 (25.00%) Banking
3 8 (18.18%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.55%) Automotive
5 2 (4.55%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics
6 1 (2.27%) German Language
6 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Test Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Tester
6 3 (6.82%) DB2 Developer
6 3 (6.82%) UAT Lead
6 3 (6.82%) UAT Test Lead
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) MIS Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Voice Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) J2SE
2 6 (13.64%) XML Schema
2 6 (13.64%) XSLT
3 2 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Handset
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Defect Management
2 11 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) Test Strategy
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
5 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Software Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) System Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.09%) Test Management
8 3 (6.82%) B2C
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 6 (13.64%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISEB
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) HP
2 6 (13.64%) IBM
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Temenos
4 3 (6.82%) Remedy
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.27%) Verint
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