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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
London / Croydon
Rank 28 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.93% 2.23% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 2.51% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £385 £405 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% -14.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £350 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £488 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%

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
201 199 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 90.13% 88.84% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 153 63
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £584 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Data Security
2 6 (31.58%) Security Management
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Squid
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) QA
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (21.05%) Corosync
4 4 (21.05%) Docker
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (21.05%) Pacemaker
4 4 (21.05%) nginx
4 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) Puppet

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 4 (21.05%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (10.53%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) TestRail
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ICT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) ICT Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (10.53%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) CentOS
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Solaris
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Data Security
2 6 (31.58%) Security Management
2 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Data Analytics
3 5 (26.32%) Quality Management
3 5 (26.32%) SDLC
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CLAS
4 2 (10.53%) ISEB
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Corosync
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
1 4 (21.05%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Pacemaker
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Guidewire