The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 25 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 31 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.62% 2.29% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 2.91% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 10
Median daily rate £450 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £495 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
User Acceptance Testing
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 447 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 83.78% 78.84% 83.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 230 279
Median daily rate £425 £430 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 85 42
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Basildon - 15 £450 -
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £520 -
Colchester +5 3 - -
Chelmsford +6 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 27 (50.00%) Oracle
2 24 (44.44%) Finance
3 23 (42.59%) Migration
4 17 (31.48%) SAP
4 17 (31.48%) System Testing
4 17 (31.48%) Data Migration
5 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
6 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.52%) Essbase
8 10 (18.52%) Hyperion
8 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
9 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
9 9 (16.67%) Release Management
10 8 (14.81%) Time Management
10 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 8 (14.81%) SAP BW
10 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (14.81%) SAP BPC
11 7 (12.96%) Confluence
11 7 (12.96%) User Stories
11 7 (12.96%) DevOps
11 7 (12.96%) JIRA Agile
11 7 (12.96%) Scrum
11 7 (12.96%) Validation
11 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
11 7 (12.96%) Windows
11 7 (12.96%) Kanban

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (12.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Hyperion Planning
2 8 (14.81%) SAP BPC
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (5.56%) SAP CO
4 3 (5.56%) SAP FI
4 3 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (5.56%) SAP PS
5 1 (1.85%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle CX
1 3 (5.56%) PaaS
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.52%) Essbase
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle ODI
3 8 (14.81%) SAP BW
4 6 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Analyst
2 15 (27.78%) Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) HR Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Hyperion Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) SAP BI Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum Master
8 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.56%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.85%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) AIX
2 6 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Migration
2 17 (31.48%) Data Migration
2 17 (31.48%) System Testing
3 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) Test Strategy
6 9 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (16.67%) Release Management
7 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (14.81%) Time Management
8 7 (12.96%) DevOps
8 7 (12.96%) Kanban
8 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Scrum
8 7 (12.96%) Test Management
8 7 (12.96%) User Stories
8 7 (12.96%) Validation
9 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) ABAP
1 6 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Go
3 1 (1.85%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) Ruby
3 1 (1.85%) Scala
3 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 5 (9.26%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Control-M
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) SAP
3 10 (18.52%) Hyperion
4 6 (11.11%) Dell
5 2 (3.70%) WSO2
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) VMware