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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 79 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 29 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.61% 1.69% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.06% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 25
Median daily rate £363 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £141 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
1388 1796 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.07% 81.82% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1107 972
Median daily rate £414 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 97 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Winchester +9 5 £260 -20.00%
Southampton +4 3 £463 +15.62% 1
Portsmouth 0 2 £275 -4.34%
Basingstoke -7 2 £281 -16.66%
Eastleigh - 2 £450 -
Fareham - 2 £448 -
Farnborough - 2 £394 -
Havant - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 18 (32.73%) Test Scripting
2 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 14 (25.45%) System Integration Testing
4 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
5 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
7 8 (14.55%) System Testing
7 8 (14.55%) SQL
7 8 (14.55%) Retail
7 8 (14.55%) JIRA
8 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
8 7 (12.73%) SAP
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.73%) Smart Meter
8 7 (12.73%) Test Planning
8 7 (12.73%) Test Strategy
9 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
9 6 (10.91%) Defect Management
9 6 (10.91%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (10.91%) Linux
9 6 (10.91%) Service Management
9 6 (10.91%) Selenium
10 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 5 (9.09%) ITIL

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 (1.82%) Confluence
1 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.82%) CTI
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.64%) Kalido
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.82%) Power BI
4 1 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
2 6 (10.91%) Selenium
3 5 (9.09%) Robot Framework
3 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.45%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 3 (5.45%) NetBeans
5 3 (5.45%) TestNG
5 3 (5.45%) Toad
5 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.82%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Test Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Coordinator
5 6 (10.91%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Test Leader
6 5 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Tester
7 4 (7.27%) Test Coordinator
8 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Environment Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Service Management Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Software Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Telecoms Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Smart Meter
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) CMDB
4 3 (5.45%) Data Extraction
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.82%) iSeries
5 1 (1.82%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Test Scripting
2 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) System Integration Testing
4 12 (21.82%) Waterfall
5 10 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Integration Testing
6 9 (16.36%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) SDLC
7 8 (14.55%) System Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Test Planning
8 7 (12.73%) Test Strategy
9 6 (10.91%) Defect Management
9 6 (10.91%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (10.91%) Service Management
10 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.09%) ITIL
10 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 5 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.09%) C
3 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.45%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) COBIT
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Netcool
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
1 7 (12.73%) SAP
2 4 (7.27%) HP
2 4 (7.27%) Remedy
2 4 (7.27%) T-Plan
3 2 (3.64%) BMC
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) NetApp
4 1 (1.82%) AppSense
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.82%) F5
4 1 (1.82%) Motorola
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
Andover, Hampshire
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