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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 21 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.36% 7.21% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 8.70% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Average daily rate
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£493 £422 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £354 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £503 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +6.17%
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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
111 92 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 74.50% 82.88% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 61 127
Average daily rate £538 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £393 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £638 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.80 £33.75 £19.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.96% +74.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Market Risk
4 3 (27.27%) System Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) RequisitePro
5 2 (18.18%) Rational Robot
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
2 2 (18.18%) RequisitePro
2 2 (18.18%) Rational Robot
2 2 (18.18%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Testing Manager
5 2 (18.18%) Market Risk Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Market Risk
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 3 (27.27%) System Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft