The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.60% 2.02% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.69% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 4
Median daily rate £425 £413 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.95 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +0.05%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 558 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.75% 75.20% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 286 274
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 58
Median hourly rate £37.00 £33.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Cambridge -7 7 £425 -1.73% 1
Peterborough +9 5 £335 +16.52% 1
Huntingdon - 3 £445 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Scrum
2 8 (26.67%) Defect Management
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) SAP
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) IBM
5 5 (16.67%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) ISEB
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) Retail
7 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) VMware

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.33%) MSTest
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 9 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (26.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 8 (26.67%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Defect Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 2 (6.67%) UAT Manager
7 2 (6.67%) UAT Test Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Data Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) ERP Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) ERP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Defect Management
2 8 (26.67%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.67%) Test Management
8 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
1 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum (pro-rata)
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