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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 27 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 4 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.05% 2.47% 16.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.92% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 32
Median daily rate £675 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.82% +3.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.11%
User Acceptance Testing
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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
160 137 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 84.21% 84.57% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 97 135
Median daily rate £500 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 9
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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
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 25 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP
1 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Test Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Environment And Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
1 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft