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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 51 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.64% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.74% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.48%
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
341 272 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 72.55% 61.54% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 135 90
Average daily rate £405 £393 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £510 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +78.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Job
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Gloucester - 2 £300 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) SOA

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee