The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 40 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.37% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
232 224 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 84.98% 71.57% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 114 116
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £652
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £12.88 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £32.40
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 Devon

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Devon

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +3 1 £300 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Thunderhead
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Thunderhead