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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 17 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.46% 3.24% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 3.98% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 19
Average daily rate
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£488 £175 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+178.57% -61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £175 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £379 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £18.29
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -1.58%
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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
98 176 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.50% 81.48% 82.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 130 234
Average daily rate £450 £484 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Base SAS
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) SAS
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (27.27%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Base SAS
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Integration Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) DTCC
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow