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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 90 90 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 34 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.55% 1.26% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.71% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 27
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£330 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £472 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £346 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +15.27%
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
1747 1524 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.52% 73.94% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 907 810
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 75 81
Average hourly rate £25.55 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.88% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +4 8 £175 -30.34%
Winchester - 8 £319 - 1
Portsmouth 0 6 £330 +36.78%
Hook +4 2 - -
Basingstoke -3 1 £375 +15.38%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) Test Scripting
3 23 (27.71%) Java
4 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
4 18 (21.69%) Selenium
5 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
6 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
7 15 (18.07%) Windows
8 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
8 13 (15.66%) Scrum
8 13 (15.66%) BDD
9 12 (14.46%) Finance
9 12 (14.46%) SQL
10 11 (13.25%) Migration
10 11 (13.25%) Test Strategy
10 11 (13.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (13.25%) Software Testing
11 10 (12.05%) ISTQB
11 10 (12.05%) System Testing
11 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.05%) Gherkin
11 10 (12.05%) Regression Testing
11 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.05%) ERP
11 10 (12.05%) Web Services
12 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
12 9 (10.84%) ISEB
12 9 (10.84%) TDD
12 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.84%) Windows 7

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.41%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.20%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.20%) Magento
3 1 (1.20%) Agresso
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.20%) Exstream
3 1 (1.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) DAB
2 1 (1.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.20%) MS Access
5 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Selenium
2 17 (20.48%) Cucumber
3 8 (9.64%) SoapUI
4 7 (8.43%) JUnit
4 7 (8.43%) Subversion
5 6 (7.23%) JMeter
5 6 (7.23%) JIRA
6 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.61%) Maven
8 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.41%) Ant
9 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.41%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.20%) Redmine
10 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Automotive
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Games
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Billing
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) French Language
5 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (54.22%) Analyst
2 29 (34.94%) Test Analyst
3 11 (13.25%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Automation Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Test Leader
6 6 (7.23%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Tester
7 5 (6.02%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.82%) DBA
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) SQL DBA
10 2 (2.41%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Desktop Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Deployment Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) Web Services
1 10 (12.05%) Gherkin
2 7 (8.43%) Spring
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) .NET
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.41%) XML
5 2 (2.41%) Ajax
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.41%) JAXB
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.20%) jQuery
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (1.20%) HTML5
6 1 (1.20%) XHTML
6 1 (1.20%) J2SE
6 1 (1.20%) CSS
6 1 (1.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Visualisation
1 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.61%) Replication
2 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Life Science
3 2 (2.41%) Statistics
3 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.20%) iSeries
4 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) Test Scripting
3 13 (15.66%) Scrum
3 13 (15.66%) BDD
3 13 (15.66%) E-Commerce
4 11 (13.25%) Migration
4 11 (13.25%) Software Testing
4 11 (13.25%) Test Strategy
5 10 (12.05%) System Testing
5 10 (12.05%) Waterfall
5 10 (12.05%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.05%) Regression Testing
5 10 (12.05%) ERP
6 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.84%) TDD
6 9 (10.84%) Test Management
6 9 (10.84%) Automation Testing
6 9 (10.84%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Automated Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.71%) Java
2 12 (14.46%) SQL
3 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.41%) C#
5 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (12.05%) ISTQB
3 9 (10.84%) ISEB
4 5 (6.02%) Degree
5 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.61%) MCSE
7 2 (2.41%) MCSD
8 1 (1.20%) CCNA
8 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) HP
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) IBM
5 2 (2.41%) Google
6 1 (1.20%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.20%) WSO2
6 1 (1.20%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.20%) Pardot
6 1 (1.20%) Nintex
6 1 (1.20%) Progress
6 1 (1.20%) Retek
6 1 (1.20%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Remedy
6 1 (1.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Telerik
6 1 (1.20%) Northgate
6 1 (1.20%) Endeca
Hampshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
ABRS
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago