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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.50% 1.24% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.55% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 11
Median daily rate £388 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £329 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -8.69%
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
489 646 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.50% 79.85% 72.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 395 303
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 47
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.57% -18.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.00 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +18 12 £425 -5.55% 2
Huntingdon - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
3 7 (22.58%) SAP
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) ERP
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) ISEB
4 6 (19.35%) Defect Management
5 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
5 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.13%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) .NET
5 5 (16.13%) Banking
6 4 (12.90%) Retail
6 4 (12.90%) Content Management
6 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
6 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
7 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) CMS
1 3 (9.68%) IIS
1 3 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.45%) MSTest
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Retail
4 3 (9.68%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Defect Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) UAT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (9.68%) CSS
3 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
1 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.23%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Integration Testing
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) Defect Management
4 6 (19.35%) ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
6 4 (12.90%) Content Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
7 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
2 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) JD Edwards
4 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.68%) Sitecore