The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 70 91 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 47 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.33% 1.33% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.80% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 39
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£350 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+32.60% -23.33%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1614 1447 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.10% 73.86% 72.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 833 787
Average daily rate £380 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 62 85
Average hourly rate £36.25 £52.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.50 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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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
Southampton +2 13 £350 -25.53% 1
Havant - 11 £250 -
Basingstoke 0 5 £375 -11.76% 1
Portsmouth +2 3 £350 - 1
Winchester -8 2 £413 +37.50%
Farnborough -3 1 £425 +6.25% 1
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.36%) Test Scripting
4 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 16 (20.51%) HP
5 16 (20.51%) Migration
6 15 (19.23%) Cucumber
7 14 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
7 14 (17.95%) Java
8 13 (16.67%) SQL
8 13 (16.67%) Windows
9 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 12 (15.38%) TDD
9 12 (15.38%) BDD
9 12 (15.38%) Selenium
10 11 (14.10%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (12.82%) Web Services
11 10 (12.82%) Oracle
11 10 (12.82%) Gherkin
11 10 (12.82%) System Testing
12 9 (11.54%) Automation Testing
12 9 (11.54%) Waterfall
12 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
12 9 (11.54%) Test Management
12 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.54%) ISEB
13 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
13 8 (10.26%) Validation
13 8 (10.26%) Test Strategy

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.85%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project
4 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Exstream
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.85%) Magento
3 2 (2.56%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.28%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) Silverpop
1 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Intranet
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
1 3 (3.85%) Extranet
2 2 (2.56%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.56%) DB2
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.28%) Xcelsius
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 12 (15.38%) Selenium
3 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
5 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) Ant
6 2 (2.56%) JUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.28%) JIRA
7 1 (1.28%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Automotive
2 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (35.90%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) Test Analyst
3 8 (10.26%) Tester
4 7 (8.97%) Automation Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Test Leader
4 7 (8.97%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Test Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (6.41%) UAT Tester
7 4 (5.13%) DBA
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) UAT Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Customer Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) Web Services
1 10 (12.82%) Gherkin
2 6 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) .NET
3 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.85%) HTML5
4 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 3 (3.85%) jQuery
4 3 (3.85%) CSS
4 3 (3.85%) XML
4 3 (3.85%) XHTML
5 2 (2.56%) Spring
5 2 (2.56%) JAXB
5 2 (2.56%) Ajax
5 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.28%) JSP
6 1 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.85%) User Experience
3 3 (3.85%) Replication
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Life Science
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.85%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
5 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) Test Scripting
3 16 (20.51%) Migration
4 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 12 (15.38%) TDD
4 12 (15.38%) BDD
5 11 (14.10%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.82%) System Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Automation Testing
7 9 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 9 (11.54%) Test Management
8 8 (10.26%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Validation
8 8 (10.26%) Test Strategy
9 7 (8.97%) Business Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis
9 7 (8.97%) Automated Testing
9 7 (8.97%) Scrum
10 5 (6.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.95%) Java
2 13 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.85%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) VBA
7 1 (1.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) ISEB
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) MCSD
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.28%) MCITP
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) HP
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) SAP
5 3 (3.85%) WSO2
5 3 (3.85%) Nintex
5 3 (3.85%) Apple
5 3 (3.85%) Telerik
5 3 (3.85%) VMware
6 2 (2.56%) AppSense
7 1 (1.28%) Pardot
7 1 (1.28%) Google
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Progress
7 1 (1.28%) Retek
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
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