The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Docklands, London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 19 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.83% 0.70% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.03% 0.78% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Average daily rate £450 £175 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -57.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £175 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £35.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.95% +36.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 128 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 85.09% 89.51% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 92 133
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Average hourly rate £33.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
User Acceptance Testing
London

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) ETL
2 7 (35.00%) SAS
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Base SAS
3 6 (30.00%) QA
4 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (20.00%) Data Management
5 4 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 4 (20.00%) Test Management
5 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Middleware
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) JIRA
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
7 2 (10.00%) Use Case
7 2 (10.00%) Derivative
7 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (35.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Base SAS
2 4 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) SAS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Integration Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) Equities
3 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ETL
2 4 (20.00%) Data Management
2 4 (20.00%) Test Management
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) RUP
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) EMIR
2 1 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle