The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 72 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 109 154 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.19% 3.34% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.97% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 110 147
Median daily rate £451 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.08% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £603 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £33.84 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-32.03% +36.72%
User Acceptance Testing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2990 3883 4731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.45% 84.25% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3087 3561
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.21% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 100 (49.02%) Finance
2 63 (30.88%) Banking
3 50 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (19.12%) Business Analysis
5 38 (18.63%) SQL
6 34 (16.67%) Project Management
7 29 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (13.24%) Oracle
9 23 (11.27%) Waterfall
10 21 (10.29%) Test Scripting
10 21 (10.29%) JIRA
10 21 (10.29%) Retail
10 21 (10.29%) Migration
10 21 (10.29%) MS Excel
10 21 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (9.80%) CRM
11 20 (9.80%) Microsoft
12 18 (8.82%) Java
12 18 (8.82%) QA
13 17 (8.33%) Integration Testing
13 17 (8.33%) Derivative
13 17 (8.33%) Investment Banking
14 15 (7.35%) MiFID
14 15 (7.35%) Manual Testing
14 15 (7.35%) System Testing
14 15 (7.35%) Legal
14 15 (7.35%) SDLC
15 14 (6.86%) .NET
16 13 (6.37%) Regression Testing
17 12 (5.88%) Change Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.45%) CMS
4 3 (1.47%) Confluence
4 3 (1.47%) SAS
4 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) Drupal
6 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
6 1 (0.49%) Jetty
6 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.88%) MS Office
3 10 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.47%) HFM
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.98%) Beauchamp
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.49%) Radian6
6 1 (0.49%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.47%) Office 365
2 3 (1.47%) SaaS
3 2 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.98%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.96%) Internet
1 4 (1.96%) WebEx
2 3 (1.47%) Firewall
2 3 (1.47%) Intranet
3 2 (0.98%) FTP
3 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) CTI
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) IPv4
4 1 (0.49%) IPv6
4 1 (0.49%) LAN
4 1 (0.49%) MPLS
4 1 (0.49%) OSPF
4 1 (0.49%) SAN
4 1 (0.49%) SNMP
4 1 (0.49%) SSL
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) VPN
4 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.47%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.98%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.98%) Big Data
5 2 (0.98%) Data Mart
5 2 (0.98%) MS Access
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.49%) Clementine
6 1 (0.49%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.49%) OLAP
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 21 (10.29%) JIRA
2 7 (3.43%) Maven
2 7 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.45%) Selenium
4 4 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 4 (1.96%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.47%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.47%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.47%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.98%) JMeter
6 2 (0.98%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.98%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.98%) Subversion
6 2 (0.98%) Toad
7 1 (0.49%) JBehave
7 1 (0.49%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.49%) Mocha
General
1 100 (49.02%) Finance
2 63 (30.88%) Banking
3 21 (10.29%) Retail
4 17 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 15 (7.35%) Legal
6 10 (4.90%) Back Office
7 7 (3.43%) Marketing
7 7 (3.43%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.45%) Front Office
8 5 (2.45%) Law
9 4 (1.96%) Games
10 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (41.18%) Analyst
2 52 (25.49%) Business Analyst
3 23 (11.27%) Developer
4 21 (10.29%) Test Leader
5 20 (9.80%) Test Analyst
6 19 (9.31%) Test Manager
7 11 (5.39%) UAT Manager
7 11 (5.39%) UAT Test Manager
8 10 (4.90%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.41%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.92%) UAT Analyst
10 8 (3.92%) UAT Lead
10 8 (3.92%) UAT Test Lead
11 7 (3.43%) Banking Analyst
11 7 (3.43%) Consultant
12 6 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (2.94%) Tester
13 5 (2.45%) Programme Manager
13 5 (2.45%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.86%) .NET
2 10 (4.90%) XML
3 6 (2.94%) Web Services
4 5 (2.45%) HTML
5 4 (1.96%) Middleware
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.96%) SOAP
6 3 (1.47%) JSP
7 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.98%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.98%) CSS
7 2 (0.98%) HTML5
7 2 (0.98%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.49%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.49%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.49%) Behat
8 1 (0.49%) CSS3
8 1 (0.49%) J2EE
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.33%) Derivative
3 10 (4.90%) Equities
3 10 (4.90%) Fixed Income
3 10 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.43%) Credit Risk
4 7 (3.43%) User Experience
5 6 (2.94%) Copywriting
5 6 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (2.45%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.45%) Fintech
6 5 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.96%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.96%) Learning Management System
7 4 (1.96%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.47%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.47%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.47%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.88%) Windows
2 11 (5.39%) Unix
3 7 (3.43%) Linux
4 3 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (19.12%) Business Analysis
3 34 (16.67%) Project Management
4 29 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.27%) Waterfall
6 21 (10.29%) Migration
6 21 (10.29%) Test Scripting
7 20 (9.80%) CRM
8 17 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 15 (7.35%) Manual Testing
9 15 (7.35%) SDLC
9 15 (7.35%) System Testing
10 13 (6.37%) Regression Testing
11 12 (5.88%) Change Management
11 12 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 12 (5.88%) Defect Management
11 12 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (5.88%) Test Planning
11 12 (5.88%) Test Strategy
12 11 (5.39%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (18.63%) SQL
2 18 (8.82%) Java
3 8 (3.92%) C
4 4 (1.96%) C#
4 4 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.47%) PHP
5 3 (1.47%) Ruby
5 3 (1.47%) VBA
6 2 (0.98%) C++
6 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.98%) Perl
6 2 (0.98%) Python
6 2 (0.98%) VBScript
7 1 (0.49%) COBOL
7 1 (0.49%) Korn
7 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.49%) Scala
7 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (4.90%) ISEB
2 9 (4.41%) Degree
3 4 (1.96%) PMP
4 3 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.98%) APMP
5 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.98%) MBA
5 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) ACCA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
6 1 (0.49%) CCSP
6 1 (0.49%) CIMA
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) QA
2 15 (7.35%) MiFID
3 8 (3.92%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.45%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (1.96%) EMIR
6 2 (0.98%) SEPA
6 2 (0.98%) TARGET2
6 2 (0.98%) WCAG
7 1 (0.49%) Basel III
7 1 (0.49%) COREP
7 1 (0.49%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.49%) HL7
7 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.49%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.49%) Snort
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.47%) Puppet
3 2 (0.98%) Control-M
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.49%) Kibana
4 1 (0.49%) logstash
4 1 (0.49%) Nagios
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 27 (13.24%) Oracle
2 20 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.41%) SAP
4 8 (3.92%) HP
5 7 (3.43%) IBM
6 6 (2.94%) Informatica
7 5 (2.45%) Citrix
8 4 (1.96%) Cognos
8 4 (1.96%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.47%) F5
9 3 (1.47%) VMware
9 3 (1.47%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.98%) Linedata
10 2 (0.98%) Murex
10 2 (0.98%) Siebel
10 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.98%) Yardi
11 1 (0.49%) Adobe
11 1 (0.49%) EMC
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