The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / London
Rank 125 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 395 664 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.03% 3.16% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.75% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 449 440
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16426 17684 17259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.49% 84.21% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11871 12549 12487
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 209 193
Median hourly rate £32.00 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in London

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in London

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -47 63 £450 +5.88% 21
Croydon -2 11 £385 -4.93%
Canary Wharf -2 4 £450 +24.13%
Uxbridge +1 2 £263 -15.32%
Brentford +6 1 - - 1
Greenwich +1 1 £420 -8.60%
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 351 (38.11%) Finance
2 217 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (19.00%) Banking
4 162 (17.59%) SQL
5 158 (17.16%) Test Scripting
6 129 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 124 (13.46%) Business Analysis
8 116 (12.60%) Regression Testing
9 111 (12.05%) Migration
9 111 (12.05%) QA
10 107 (11.62%) System Integration Testing
11 103 (11.18%) Oracle
12 102 (11.07%) JIRA
13 97 (10.53%) Project Management
14 94 (10.21%) Microsoft
15 83 (9.01%) MS Excel
16 82 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
17 74 (8.03%) SDLC
18 71 (7.71%) Integration Testing
19 69 (7.49%) Test Strategy
19 69 (7.49%) Retail
20 67 (7.27%) Change Management
20 67 (7.27%) Functional Testing
21 60 (6.51%) SAP
22 59 (6.41%) Scrum
23 57 (6.19%) Validation
23 57 (6.19%) Waterfall
23 57 (6.19%) Analytics
23 57 (6.19%) Defect Management
24 56 (6.08%) CRM

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 23 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.41%) SAS
3 11 (1.19%) Confluence
4 8 (0.87%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.76%) MQSeries
5 7 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.65%) nginx
6 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.54%) Drupal
8 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (0.43%) JBoss
8 4 (0.43%) LiveCycle
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.33%) CMS
10 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.22%) IIS
10 2 (0.22%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 83 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.56%) MS Office
3 33 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.65%) MS Project
6 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (0.98%) Summit
6 8 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (0.54%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 5 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.43%) Adaptiv
9 4 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (0.43%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.52%) Office 365
2 11 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.76%) Veeva
4 6 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.65%) GitHub
4 6 (0.65%) OneDrive
5 5 (0.54%) Force.com
5 5 (0.54%) PaaS
6 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.33%) Heroku
7 3 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.22%) G Suite
8 2 (0.22%) IaaS
8 2 (0.22%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.22%) SaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.98%) FTP
2 7 (0.76%) HTTP
2 7 (0.76%) SSL
3 6 (0.65%) Internet
3 6 (0.65%) Skype
4 5 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (0.54%) CTI
4 5 (0.54%) Intranet
4 5 (0.54%) VPN
5 4 (0.43%) Firewall
5 4 (0.43%) LDAP
5 4 (0.43%) WebEx
6 3 (0.33%) SAN
6 3 (0.33%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.22%) AMQP
7 2 (0.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.11%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) PPP
8 1 (0.11%) SMS
8 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (3.04%) Oracle Database
4 27 (2.93%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (0.98%) Big Data
6 9 (0.98%) MS Access
6 9 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.76%) MySQL
9 6 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.65%) Essbase
9 6 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.54%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.54%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 102 (11.07%) JIRA
2 39 (4.23%) Selenium
3 29 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (3.04%) Jenkins
5 24 (2.61%) Subversion
6 20 (2.17%) HP UFT
7 16 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 16 (1.74%) Git (software)
8 15 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
9 14 (1.52%) Visual Studio
10 13 (1.41%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.09%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.09%) SoapUI
12 9 (0.98%) JUnit
12 9 (0.98%) Protractor
13 8 (0.87%) Hudson
13 8 (0.87%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.65%) Appium
14 6 (0.65%) Maven
15 4 (0.43%) TestRail
General
1 351 (38.11%) Finance
2 175 (19.00%) Banking
3 69 (7.49%) Retail
4 55 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 52 (5.65%) Front Office
6 34 (3.69%) Legal
7 28 (3.04%) Back Office
8 24 (2.61%) Marketing
9 21 (2.28%) Financial Institution
10 20 (2.17%) Advertising
11 19 (2.06%) Retail Banking
12 15 (1.63%) Law
13 14 (1.52%) Games
14 13 (1.41%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.87%) Automotive
17 7 (0.76%) Publishing
18 6 (0.65%) Billing
18 6 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 388 (42.13%) Analyst
2 236 (25.62%) Business Analyst
3 116 (12.60%) Test Analyst
4 102 (11.07%) Developer
5 72 (7.82%) Tester
6 60 (6.51%) Test Manager
7 56 (6.08%) Consultant
8 42 (4.56%) Project Manager
8 42 (4.56%) Test Leader
9 38 (4.13%) UAT Analyst
10 34 (3.69%) Financial Analyst
11 33 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
12 30 (3.26%) UAT Manager
13 27 (2.93%) UAT Test Analyst
14 23 (2.50%) UAT Lead
15 22 (2.39%) Finance Business Analyst
16 21 (2.28%) Banking Analyst
17 20 (2.17%) UAT Test Manager
18 18 (1.95%) Senior Business Analyst
19 15 (1.63%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.99%) .NET
2 40 (4.34%) XML
3 25 (2.71%) HTML
4 19 (2.06%) Web Services
5 16 (1.74%) HTML5
5 16 (1.74%) Middleware
5 16 (1.74%) RESTful
6 14 (1.52%) SOAP
7 13 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (1.41%) REST
8 12 (1.30%) JSON
9 10 (1.09%) CSS
10 8 (0.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 7 (0.76%) .NET Framework
11 7 (0.76%) Gherkin
11 7 (0.76%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.65%) Spring
12 6 (0.65%) XML Messaging
12 6 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 82 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (4.99%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.67%) Derivative
4 40 (4.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 26 (2.82%) Fixed Income
6 24 (2.61%) Equities
7 23 (2.50%) User Experience
8 16 (1.74%) Credit Risk
9 15 (1.63%) Virtual Team
10 14 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.52%) Reinsurance
11 13 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 12 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
13 11 (1.19%) Market Risk
14 9 (0.98%) Computer Science
14 9 (0.98%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.87%) Data Extraction
15 8 (0.87%) Fintech
16 7 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 52 (5.65%) Unix
2 48 (5.21%) Linux
3 42 (4.56%) Windows
4 12 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 11 (1.19%) Android
5 11 (1.19%) Solaris
6 10 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.76%) CentOS
9 6 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.22%) AIX
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (0.22%) zOS
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) VMS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (17.16%) Test Scripting
3 129 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 124 (13.46%) Business Analysis
5 116 (12.60%) Regression Testing
6 111 (12.05%) Migration
7 107 (11.62%) System Integration Testing
8 97 (10.53%) Project Management
9 74 (8.03%) SDLC
10 71 (7.71%) Integration Testing
11 69 (7.49%) Test Strategy
12 67 (7.27%) Change Management
12 67 (7.27%) Functional Testing
13 59 (6.41%) Scrum
14 57 (6.19%) Analytics
14 57 (6.19%) Defect Management
14 57 (6.19%) Validation
14 57 (6.19%) Waterfall
15 56 (6.08%) CRM
16 51 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 162 (17.59%) SQL
2 52 (5.65%) Java
3 34 (3.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (3.37%) C#
5 19 (2.06%) PL/SQL
5 19 (2.06%) VBA
6 18 (1.95%) C++
7 16 (1.74%) C
7 16 (1.74%) Shell Script
8 15 (1.63%) VBScript
9 12 (1.30%) Perl
9 12 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.09%) Python
11 9 (0.98%) Ruby
12 8 (0.87%) PHP
13 6 (0.65%) VB
13 6 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.54%) Apex Code
14 5 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 43 (4.67%) Degree
2 42 (4.56%) ISEB
3 31 (3.37%) Security Cleared
4 28 (3.04%) ISTQB
5 25 (2.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.09%) PMP
9 7 (0.76%) ACCA
9 7 (0.76%) CIMA
9 7 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.76%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.54%) CLAS
12 4 (0.43%) MBA
13 3 (0.33%) CISM
13 3 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.22%) CISA
14 2 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (12.05%) QA
2 18 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (1.52%) SLA
4 13 (1.41%) MiFID
5 12 (1.30%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.87%) EMIR
7 7 (0.76%) GxP
7 7 (0.76%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.43%) Basel III
9 4 (0.43%) GMP
10 3 (0.33%) SEPA
11 2 (0.22%) FINREP
11 2 (0.22%) TARGET2
11 2 (0.22%) WCAG
12 1 (0.11%) Basel II
12 1 (0.11%) COBIT
12 1 (0.11%) COREP
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (1.41%) Docker
2 10 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.65%) Corosync
3 6 (0.65%) Squid
4 5 (0.54%) XenApp
4 5 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.11%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (5.54%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.09%) Puppet
3 7 (0.76%) SCCM
4 6 (0.65%) Pacemaker
4 6 (0.65%) Rancher
5 5 (0.54%) Control-M
6 4 (0.43%) Ansible
7 3 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.22%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.11%) OpenView
9 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 103 (11.18%) Oracle
2 94 (10.21%) Microsoft
3 60 (6.51%) SAP
4 24 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (2.39%) Cognos
6 21 (2.28%) HP
7 17 (1.85%) Citrix
7 17 (1.85%) ServiceNow
8 16 (1.74%) Murex
9 13 (1.41%) Informatica
10 11 (1.19%) Guidewire
11 9 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.98%) SmartStream
11 9 (0.98%) Sybase
12 8 (0.87%) Adobe
12 8 (0.87%) Charles River
12 8 (0.87%) Cisco
12 8 (0.87%) hybris
12 8 (0.87%) IBM
12 8 (0.87%) Workday
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