The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 20 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.99% 3.05% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.40% 4.26% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £328 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.75 £17.58
% change year-on-year
+23.94% +0.96%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 94 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 67.91% 71.76% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 59 35
Average daily rate £375 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft