The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 59 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 73 52 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.97% 1.84% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 2.38% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 54
Median daily rate £425 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £285 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £33.84 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-32.03% +36.72%
User Acceptance Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1964 2181 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.80% 77.07% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 1248 1490
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 169 145
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.69 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.71% +26.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Essex +15 23 £275 -8.33%
Cambridgeshire +29 15 £424 +30.55% 1
Bedfordshire +2 15 £450 +5.88% 1
Hertfordshire -2 15 £425 +5.59% 4
Norfolk - 5 £200 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 41 (29.29%) Oracle
3 32 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.00%) SQL
4 21 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 20 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 20 (14.29%) SAP
6 19 (13.57%) Test Strategy
7 18 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (12.86%) System Integration Testing
7 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
8 17 (12.14%) Defect Management
9 16 (11.43%) Migration
10 15 (10.71%) Hyperion
10 15 (10.71%) Performance Testing
10 15 (10.71%) Essbase
11 14 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning
12 13 (9.29%) Test Scripting
12 13 (9.29%) Release Management
12 13 (9.29%) Scrum
12 13 (9.29%) Regression Testing
12 13 (9.29%) E-Commerce
13 12 (8.57%) Data Modelling
13 12 (8.57%) Web Services
13 12 (8.57%) HTML
13 12 (8.57%) Validation
13 12 (8.57%) System Testing
13 12 (8.57%) Test Management
13 12 (8.57%) ISTQB

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (3.57%) CMS
2 4 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.14%) Confluence
3 3 (2.14%) IIS
3 3 (2.14%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.43%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
3 5 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.86%) Maximo
4 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.71%) AWD
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.71%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.71%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Office 365
2 4 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
1 1 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (0.71%) Firewall
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
1 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
1 1 (0.71%) PSTN
1 1 (0.71%) Skype
1 1 (0.71%) SSL
1 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.71%) Essbase
2 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.43%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.43%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (2.14%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.43%) MySQL
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.71%) DB2
9 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Selenium
2 5 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 5 (3.57%) JIRA
2 5 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.14%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.14%) Toad
5 2 (1.43%) Bower
5 2 (1.43%) Grunt
5 2 (1.43%) gulp
5 2 (1.43%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.43%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (1.43%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.71%) MSI
6 1 (0.71%) NUnit
6 1 (0.71%) Subversion
6 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 10 (7.14%) Retail
3 8 (5.71%) Banking
4 5 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Advertising
6 3 (2.14%) Legal
7 2 (1.43%) Automotive
7 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.43%) Marketing
7 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (32.14%) Analyst
2 23 (16.43%) Test Analyst
3 19 (13.57%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.71%) Consultant
5 12 (8.57%) Hyperion Consultant
5 12 (8.57%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 10 (7.14%) Defect Manager
6 10 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Test Leader
7 8 (5.71%) Test Manager
7 8 (5.71%) Tester
8 7 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) HR Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Financial Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Release Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.57%) HTML
1 12 (8.57%) Web Services
2 9 (6.43%) .NET
3 8 (5.71%) SOAP
4 6 (4.29%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.29%) HTML5
5 5 (3.57%) CSS
6 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.86%) Middleware
7 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.14%) JSF
7 3 (2.14%) Silverlight
7 3 (2.14%) Spring
7 3 (2.14%) XSLT
8 2 (1.43%) CSS3
8 2 (1.43%) jQuery
8 2 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.43%) Node.js
8 2 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.14%) Data Conversion
2 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.43%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.43%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) Clustering
4 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.71%) FMCG
4 1 (0.71%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.71%) iPad
4 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.86%) Windows
2 6 (4.29%) AIX
2 6 (4.29%) Solaris
3 5 (3.57%) Linux
4 3 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 20 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 19 (13.57%) Test Strategy
5 18 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (12.86%) System Integration Testing
6 17 (12.14%) Defect Management
7 16 (11.43%) Migration
8 15 (10.71%) Performance Testing
9 13 (9.29%) E-Commerce
9 13 (9.29%) Regression Testing
9 13 (9.29%) Release Management
9 13 (9.29%) Scrum
9 13 (9.29%) Test Scripting
10 12 (8.57%) Data Modelling
10 12 (8.57%) System Testing
10 12 (8.57%) Test Management
10 12 (8.57%) Validation
11 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.00%) SQL
2 11 (7.86%) Java
3 9 (6.43%) C#
4 8 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.71%) Ada
7 1 (0.71%) AWK
7 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.71%) Perl
7 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) Ruby
7 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 10 (7.14%) Degree
2 10 (7.14%) ISEB
3 6 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.71%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Control-M
2 3 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Salt
3 1 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 41 (29.29%) Oracle
2 20 (14.29%) SAP
3 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
4 15 (10.71%) Hyperion
5 9 (6.43%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.29%) Dell
6 6 (4.29%) IBM
7 5 (3.57%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.86%) Concur
9 2 (1.43%) hybris
9 2 (1.43%) Infor
9 2 (1.43%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.43%) Tableau
10 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.71%) Avaya
10 1 (0.71%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.71%) MKS
10 1 (0.71%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.71%) Talend
10 1 (0.71%) WSO2
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