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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 77 64 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 42 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.04% 2.38% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.93% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 19
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £425 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
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
1581 1706 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.75% 81.12% 75.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1093 867
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 81 68
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hook - 10 £463 -
Portsmouth -5 7 £300 -14.28% 1
Southampton +6 4 £213 -39.28% 2
Winchester -4 4 £350 -15.15%
Basingstoke -15 2 - - 3
Fareham - 2 - -
Havant -1 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £205 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 23 (27.71%) Test Scripting
2 17 (20.48%) Telecoms
2 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.28%) Oracle
4 14 (16.87%) SQL
5 13 (15.66%) Functional Testing
5 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.25%) SAP
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
7 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
7 10 (12.05%) Service Management
8 9 (10.84%) Migration
8 9 (10.84%) ITIL
8 9 (10.84%) Project Management
8 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.84%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (10.84%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.84%) Software Testing
8 9 (10.84%) JIRA
9 8 (9.64%) Test Management
9 8 (9.64%) Use Case
9 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.64%) Linux
9 8 (9.64%) Finance
10 7 (8.43%) Scrum
10 7 (8.43%) HP
10 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
10 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.23%) ITIL V3

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.20%) Confluence
1 1 (1.20%) IIS
1 1 (1.20%) JBoss
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) MS Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.61%) Maximo
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.20%) Sage CRM
4 1 (1.20%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
1 1 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) WebEx
1 2 (2.41%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) Informix
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) GIS
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.20%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) JIRA
2 4 (4.82%) Toad
3 3 (3.61%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.41%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.20%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.20%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.20%) MSTest
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.20%) Selenium
5 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.20%) Testopia
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (20.48%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Test Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Test Manager
4 9 (10.84%) Designer
4 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Designer
4 9 (10.84%) Tester
5 7 (8.43%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (7.23%) Telecoms Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Telecoms Designer
6 6 (7.23%) Transition Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) SAP Manager
7 5 (6.02%) SAP Test Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) XML
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.20%) JSP
2 1 (1.20%) Qt
2 1 (1.20%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) FMCG
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Statistics
4 1 (1.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) Unix
2 4 (4.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Test Scripting
2 17 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) Functional Testing
4 10 (12.05%) Service Management
5 9 (10.84%) ITIL
5 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.84%) Migration
5 9 (10.84%) Project Management
5 9 (10.84%) Software Testing
5 9 (10.84%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (10.84%) Test Automation
6 8 (9.64%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.64%) Test Management
6 8 (9.64%) Use Case
7 7 (8.43%) Scrum
8 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
8 6 (7.23%) Business Transformation
8 6 (7.23%) ITIL V3
8 6 (7.23%) Mobile Transformation
8 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.02%) Java
4 2 (2.41%) C
4 2 (2.41%) C++
4 2 (2.41%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
2 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) ISEB
4 2 (2.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) IIBA
5 1 (1.20%) MCSD
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.82%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Oracle
2 11 (13.25%) SAP
3 7 (8.43%) HP
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco
4 4 (4.82%) Sybase
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.61%) Pega
5 3 (3.61%) VMware
6 2 (2.41%) Arqiva
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.41%) Remedy
6 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.20%) FrontRange
7 1 (1.20%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.20%) Lagan
7 1 (1.20%) Northgate
7 1 (1.20%) Oneserve
7 1 (1.20%) Rally
7 1 (1.20%) Sage