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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 30 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.22% 3.48% 10.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 4.43% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 17
Median daily rate £203 £488 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.46% +95.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £388 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £525 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+9.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
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
214 158 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.26% 78.61% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 87 76
Median daily rate £440 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.82% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 27 May 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 -10 2 - - 1
Poole - 2 £183 - 1
Weymouth - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) QA
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Collateral Management
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management

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 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Lucene
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Collateral Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Anaplan
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Rally
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
Poole, Dorset
Reed Technology
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: Yesterday