The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London 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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 22 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.27% 6.42% 9.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 8.43% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 17
Average daily rate
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£563 £613 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% +28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £394 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £688 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.00%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 83 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 82.35% 76.15% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 61 168
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £38.80 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Market Risk
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) RequisitePro
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Rational Robot
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) HBase
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) HBase
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) RequisitePro
2 2 (20.00%) Rational Robot
2 2 (20.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Testing Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Market Risk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) System Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) IBM