The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 42 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 3.68% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 4.24% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Median daily rate £425 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.72 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+17.69% +55.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 283 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.16% 86.81% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 171 158
Median daily rate £418 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £29.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) DSDM
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) SAP MDM
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 1 (11.11%) PSTN

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
1 1 (11.11%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) PSTN
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP MDM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) DSDM
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com