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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 80 76 96
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 38 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.92% 2.41% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 2.88% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 19
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £16.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
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
1559 1804 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.74% 83.60% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1169 920
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £488 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 81 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.75 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -43.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +14 10 £463 -
Southampton +5 7 £306 -12.50%
Portsmouth -22 5 £290 -14.70%
Winchester -4 3 £350 +7.36%
Basingstoke -1 2 - - 2
Havant -3 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £205 -
Fareham - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (31.08%) Test Scripting
2 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.92%) Finance
4 13 (17.57%) Telecoms
4 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (16.22%) Project Management
6 11 (14.86%) Scrum
6 11 (14.86%) Test Planning
7 9 (12.16%) Migration
7 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.81%) JIRA
8 8 (10.81%) Use Case
8 8 (10.81%) ISTQB
8 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.81%) Oracle
8 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.46%) ITIL
9 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
9 7 (9.46%) C
9 7 (9.46%) SQL
9 7 (9.46%) SAP
9 7 (9.46%) Service Management
9 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.46%) Integration Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (8.11%) V-Model
10 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
10 6 (8.11%) Functional Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Mobile Transformation

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 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.35%) Confluence
1 1 (1.35%) IIS
1 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Maximo
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Sage CRM
2 1 (1.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
1 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) WebEx
1 2 (2.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) GIS
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.35%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) JIRA
2 6 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.41%) Toad
4 3 (4.05%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.70%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.70%) Selenium
5 2 (2.70%) Subversion
6 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.35%) JUnit
6 1 (1.35%) MSTest
6 1 (1.35%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.35%) TestNG
6 1 (1.35%) Testopia
6 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (39.19%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Test Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Designer
3 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Designer
4 7 (9.46%) Test Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (8.11%) Telecoms Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Telecoms Designer
5 6 (8.11%) Transition Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.76%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Test Coordinator
7 4 (5.41%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.35%) Qt
1 1 (1.35%) SAP PI
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
1 1 (1.35%) WSDL
1 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Data Extraction
2 3 (4.05%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) FMCG
4 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Test Scripting
2 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.57%) Waterfall
4 12 (16.22%) Project Management
5 11 (14.86%) Scrum
5 11 (14.86%) Test Planning
6 9 (12.16%) Migration
6 9 (12.16%) Test Automation
7 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.81%) Use Case
8 7 (9.46%) Integration Testing
8 7 (9.46%) ITIL
8 7 (9.46%) Service Management
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.11%) Functional Testing
9 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.11%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.11%) Validation
9 6 (8.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) C
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.70%) C++
3 2 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.11%) ISEB
3 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) MCSD
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) SAP
3 4 (5.41%) Cisco
4 3 (4.05%) Pega
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.70%) T-Plan
6 1 (1.35%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.35%) FrontRange
6 1 (1.35%) Lagan
6 1 (1.35%) Northgate
6 1 (1.35%) Oneserve
6 1 (1.35%) Rally
6 1 (1.35%) Sage