The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 29 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.56% 0.76% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.95% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £300 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -54.83%
User Acceptance Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
151 105 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 85.31% 80.15% 73.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 61 48
Average daily rate £375 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

User Acceptance Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) CCTV
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Lead
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP