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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 33 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.28% 0.37% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 0.51% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 14
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£290 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.19 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-15.04% -35.79%
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
525 391 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.43% 71.74% 64.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 200 216
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 38 40
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 - 12 £290 -
Cambridge +8 7 £219 - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
St Neots - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (60.98%) .NET
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Manual Testing
3 22 (53.66%) Oracle
4 21 (51.22%) Visual Studio
4 21 (51.22%) Oracle Database
5 17 (41.46%) Software Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Regression Testing
6 6 (14.63%) ISEB
6 6 (14.63%) SAP
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL
7 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
7 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
8 4 (9.76%) Degree
8 4 (9.76%) IBM
8 4 (9.76%) Finance
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) LAMP
9 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.32%) ERP
9 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.32%) Java
9 3 (7.32%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
2 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Analyst
2 20 (48.78%) Test Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Tester
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.32%) SAP Manager
8 2 (4.88%) SAP Test Manager
8 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.44%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (7.32%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Open Source
1 2 (4.88%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) AIX
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (58.54%) Manual Testing
2 17 (41.46%) Software Testing
3 6 (14.63%) Regression Testing
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) CRM
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) ERP
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Content Management
6 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
6 2 (4.88%) DSDM
6 2 (4.88%) System Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.88%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.44%) Siebel
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