The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 20 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.98% 3.80% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.09% 5.00% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 6
Median daily rate £360 £435 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +85.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £247 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £511 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.02%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 180 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 73.93% 75.95% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 87 110
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 30 20
Median hourly rate £26.44 £41.24 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.88% +157.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +3 11 £373 +86.25% 1
Poole - 1 £163 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) iPad
5 3 (15.00%) ISEB
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) Document Management
6 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) JIRA
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) MS Office
6 2 (10.00%) SAP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (5.00%) PVCS
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Database Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) HR Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Environment Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
1 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Collateral Management
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Anaplan
3 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
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