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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 37 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.68% 1.47% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 1.88% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £525 £419 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% +24.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.88%

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
301 372 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 85.27% 78.32% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 202 225
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £25.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £46.20 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +9 10 £525 +27.27% 1
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 24 (70.59%) Banking
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 19 (55.88%) Test Scripting
4 17 (50.00%) Defect Management
5 13 (38.24%) Migration
5 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (32.35%) Regulatory Compliance
7 10 (29.41%) Retail
7 10 (29.41%) Retail Banking
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
9 7 (20.59%) Scrum
10 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
11 5 (14.71%) XML
11 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
12 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (8.82%) ISEB
13 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
13 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (8.82%) Workflow
13 3 (8.82%) IFRS
13 3 (8.82%) IFRS 9
13 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
13 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (8.82%) Feasibility Study
14 2 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
14 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
14 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
14 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
14 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing

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 2 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 24 (70.59%) Banking
2 22 (64.71%) Finance
3 10 (29.41%) Retail
3 10 (29.41%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Test Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Test Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Finance Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Finance Systems Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.94%) Programme Test Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.94%) UAT Manager
8 1 (2.94%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
1 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Test Scripting
2 17 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 13 (38.24%) Migration
3 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (32.35%) Regulatory Compliance
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
7 5 (14.71%) Test Planning
8 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (8.82%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Workflow
10 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Test Management
11 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
11 1 (2.94%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ISEB
1 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) IFRS
1 3 (8.82%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Teradata