The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.18% 2.30% 7.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 2.99% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £348 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +29.68%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 67 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.07% 77.01% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 41 58
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.60 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (20.00%) Drools
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Drools
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) RAD
2 1 (20.00%) SSADM
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle