The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 4.08% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -19.55%
User Acceptance Testing
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 89.80% 78.38% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 17
Average daily rate £388 £250 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

User Acceptance Testing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manual Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP