The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 30 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 20 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.23% 0.40% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 0.55% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 3
Median daily rate £363 £240 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.04% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £240 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
365 366 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 77.17% 73.64% 64.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 238 150
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £233 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 23
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £53.27 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Gloucester - 11 £450 - 2
Cheltenham +10 6 £375 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 9 (31.03%) SAS
3 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
4 6 (20.69%) Retail
4 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Retail Banking
4 6 (20.69%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (20.69%) Feasibility Study
5 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.24%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
7 3 (10.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (10.34%) Base SAS
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) JIRA
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (6.90%) ISEB
8 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.90%) ETL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (31.03%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Base SAS
1 3 (10.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 6 (20.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Test Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Finance Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Report Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SAS Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.34%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
2 6 (20.69%) Feasibility Study
2 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
5 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Teradata