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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 20 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.86% 2.07% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 2.58% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
Median daily rate £303 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £215 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £335 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
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
198 155 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 77.34% 80.31% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 86 82
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £41.87 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% -1.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.70 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -1 9 £360 +30.90% 1
Poole - 3 £163 - 1
Weymouth - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (15.00%) QA
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) iPad
4 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.00%) MS Office
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) Mainframe

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
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 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Database Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) HR Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Lucene
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) RESTful
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
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Anaplan
3 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Rally
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