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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 19 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.01% 3.03% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 4.17% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £493 £550 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% +18.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +55.55%

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
100 72 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 75.19% 72.73% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 37 107
Median daily rate £438 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Guildford region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Confluence
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Zephyr
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
4 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
4 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) IIBA
4 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Zephyr
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) IIBA
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II