The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 22 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.17% 4.35% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 5.08% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £450 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £287 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £590
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 £25.00 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.10% 85.51% 87.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 96 74
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) MS Project
6 2 (14.29%) Intel
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) Degree

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Defect Management
1 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
1 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) B2B
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Intel
2 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) PayPal
3 1 (7.14%) Solace
3 1 (7.14%) Talarian
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO