The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 23 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.16% 1.56% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.72% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
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 £23.00 £32.73 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +32.24%
User Acceptance Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 58 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 94.19% 90.63% 88.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 23
Median daily rate £375 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £48.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) SCADA
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Governance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) HP