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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.85% 0.45% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.73% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£338 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -5.26%
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
276 137 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 58.35% 61.71% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 71 158
Average daily rate £393 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.81 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.59% -56.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £290 - 2
Cheltenham - - - - 2
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago