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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 44 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.06% 2.02% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 2.89% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 3
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£270 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £244 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £350 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £29.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-51.72% +26.08%
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
609 415 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.68% 69.98% 64.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 182 255
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 38 63
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -5 7 £243 -25.38% 2
Cambridge +3 6 £438 +25.00% 2
St Neots - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 17 (41.46%) .NET
1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle
3 14 (34.15%) Manual Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database
4 13 (31.71%) Visual Studio
5 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.07%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) Regression Testing
7 6 (14.63%) LAMP
8 5 (12.20%) Scrum
8 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.20%) SAP
8 5 (12.20%) ERP
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.20%) ISEB
8 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
8 5 (12.20%) Information Management
9 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
9 4 (9.76%) Degree
9 4 (9.76%) Use Case
9 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
9 4 (9.76%) IBM
9 4 (9.76%) BPR
9 4 (9.76%) Project Management
10 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
10 3 (7.32%) MS Visio

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) FTP
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Tester
4 8 (19.51%) Project Manager
5 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.32%) SAP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Consultant
9 1 (2.44%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Business Process Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) LAMP
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.44%) EDI
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Open Source
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.44%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Manual Testing
3 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 6 (14.63%) Regression Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.20%) ERP
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Information Management
7 4 (9.76%) Use Case
7 4 (9.76%) BPR
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.88%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (4.88%) System Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) C#
1 3 (7.32%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISEB
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Siebel
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per week
Posted: 24 days ago