The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 44 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.56% 3.11% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 3.66% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £385 £356 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.07% -32.14%
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
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
246 164 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.11% 84.97% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 113 111
Median daily rate £420 £450 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £681
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 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 Croydon region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) CTI
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Guidewire
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) ICT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ICT Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) BYOD
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) CentOS
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Corosync
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Pacemaker
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Guidewire
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle