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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
England / London
Rank 118 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 388 617 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.01% 2.88% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 3.38% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 417 407
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -49.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

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
16407 18228 17337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.80% 84.98% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11873 13026 12367
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 221 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -45 56 £475 +5.55% 13
Croydon +11 14 £400 -20.00% 1
Uxbridge +6 3 £263 -30.92% 1
Canary Wharf +1 2 £450 -10.00%
Docklands, London - 2 £500 -
Greenwich -3 1 £420 -8.60%
Hackney - 1 £275 -
Bromley - 1 £650 -
Chessington - 1 £300 -
User Acceptance Testing
England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 325 (36.48%) Finance
2 210 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (18.41%) Banking
4 160 (17.96%) Test Scripting
5 146 (16.39%) SQL
6 122 (13.69%) JIRA
7 120 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 117 (13.13%) Business Analysis
9 114 (12.79%) System Integration Testing
10 113 (12.68%) QA
10 113 (12.68%) Regression Testing
11 104 (11.67%) Oracle
12 99 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 90 (10.10%) Migration
14 79 (8.87%) Project Management
15 75 (8.42%) Test Strategy
16 73 (8.19%) Functional Testing
17 72 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
18 70 (7.86%) MS Excel
19 68 (7.63%) Integration Testing
20 64 (7.18%) SDLC
21 63 (7.07%) ISEB
22 61 (6.85%) Change Management
23 60 (6.73%) Defect Management
24 57 (6.40%) Analytics
24 57 (6.40%) Retail
24 57 (6.40%) SAP
25 56 (6.29%) Waterfall
26 53 (5.95%) Scrum
27 52 (5.84%) Validation

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 26 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.36%) Confluence
3 7 (0.79%) SAS
4 6 (0.67%) Drupal
4 6 (0.67%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.56%) nginx
5 5 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.45%) CMS
6 4 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (0.45%) LiveCycle
6 4 (0.45%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.34%) JBoss
7 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.22%) Apache
8 2 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 70 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 46 (5.16%) MS Office
3 31 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.45%) MS Project
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) HipChat
7 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (1.12%) Summit
6 7 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.67%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (0.45%) Adaptiv
9 4 (0.45%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 4 (0.45%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.02%) Office 365
2 15 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.67%) OneDrive
4 6 (0.67%) Veeva
5 5 (0.56%) GitHub
5 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.45%) Force.com
6 4 (0.45%) G Suite
7 3 (0.34%) Heroku
8 2 (0.22%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.23%) SSL
2 7 (0.79%) Firewall
3 6 (0.67%) HTTP
3 6 (0.67%) Internet
3 6 (0.67%) Skype
3 6 (0.67%) VPN
4 5 (0.56%) FTP
5 4 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.45%) WebEx
6 3 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.34%) Intranet
6 3 (0.34%) LDAP
7 2 (0.22%) SAN
8 1 (0.11%) BGP
8 1 (0.11%) DMZ
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) MPLS
8 1 (0.11%) OSPF
8 1 (0.11%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 41 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 29 (3.25%) Oracle Database
4 23 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.01%) MS Access
6 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.90%) Essbase
7 8 (0.90%) MySQL
7 8 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.79%) Big Data
9 6 (0.67%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.67%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 6 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.56%) Data Mart
10 5 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 122 (13.69%) JIRA
2 39 (4.38%) Selenium
3 29 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 23 (2.58%) HP UFT
6 21 (2.36%) Subversion
7 20 (2.24%) TestRail
8 16 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 15 (1.68%) Git (software)
10 14 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
10 14 (1.57%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.12%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.01%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.01%) Protractor
13 8 (0.90%) SoapUI
14 7 (0.79%) Hudson
14 7 (0.79%) JUnit
14 7 (0.79%) Maven
15 6 (0.67%) Appium
16 5 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 325 (36.48%) Finance
2 164 (18.41%) Banking
3 57 (6.40%) Retail
4 50 (5.61%) Front Office
5 45 (5.05%) Investment Banking
6 30 (3.37%) Legal
7 29 (3.25%) Back Office
8 26 (2.92%) Marketing
9 23 (2.58%) Advertising
10 22 (2.47%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.91%) Law
12 13 (1.46%) Games
13 12 (1.35%) Telecoms
14 10 (1.12%) Retail Banking
15 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.90%) Automotive
17 7 (0.79%) Billing
18 6 (0.67%) French Language
18 6 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 363 (40.74%) Analyst
2 225 (25.25%) Business Analyst
3 107 (12.01%) Test Analyst
4 93 (10.44%) Developer
5 80 (8.98%) Tester
6 67 (7.52%) Test Manager
7 49 (5.50%) Consultant
8 40 (4.49%) Test Leader
9 37 (4.15%) Project Manager
10 32 (3.59%) UAT Manager
11 30 (3.37%) UAT Analyst
12 26 (2.92%) Financial Analyst
12 26 (2.92%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (2.47%) UAT Test Manager
14 21 (2.36%) Banking Analyst
15 19 (2.13%) Business IT Analyst
15 19 (2.13%) IT Analyst
15 19 (2.13%) IT Business Analyst
15 19 (2.13%) UAT Test Analyst
16 18 (2.02%) UAT Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.71%) .NET
2 38 (4.26%) XML
3 25 (2.81%) HTML
4 16 (1.80%) RESTful
5 15 (1.68%) HTML5
5 15 (1.68%) Middleware
6 14 (1.57%) Web Services
7 13 (1.46%) JSON
8 12 (1.35%) CSS
8 12 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (1.35%) REST
8 12 (1.35%) SOAP
9 9 (1.01%) Gherkin
10 6 (0.67%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 6 (0.67%) XML Messaging
11 5 (0.56%) Ajax
11 5 (0.56%) Hibernate
11 5 (0.56%) WebSockets
11 5 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.94%) Derivative
3 41 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 34 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.37%) Equities
6 24 (2.69%) Hedge funds
6 24 (2.69%) User Experience
7 22 (2.47%) Fixed Income
8 14 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.57%) Reinsurance
9 13 (1.46%) Credit Risk
9 13 (1.46%) OTC Derivatives
10 12 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.01%) Market Risk
12 8 (0.90%) Fintech
12 8 (0.90%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.79%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 49 (5.50%) Linux
2 48 (5.39%) Unix
3 40 (4.49%) Windows
4 14 (1.57%) Windows 10
5 12 (1.35%) Android
6 9 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.79%) Solaris
7 7 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.67%) CentOS
9 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.34%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.11%) SUSE
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) VMS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (17.96%) Test Scripting
3 120 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 117 (13.13%) Business Analysis
5 114 (12.79%) System Integration Testing
6 113 (12.68%) Regression Testing
7 90 (10.10%) Migration
8 79 (8.87%) Project Management
9 75 (8.42%) Test Strategy
10 73 (8.19%) Functional Testing
11 68 (7.63%) Integration Testing
12 64 (7.18%) SDLC
13 61 (6.85%) Change Management
14 60 (6.73%) Defect Management
15 57 (6.40%) Analytics
16 56 (6.29%) Waterfall
17 53 (5.95%) Scrum
18 52 (5.84%) Validation
19 51 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
20 49 (5.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 146 (16.39%) SQL
2 49 (5.50%) Java
3 37 (4.15%) JavaScript
4 25 (2.81%) C#
5 17 (1.91%) Python
5 17 (1.91%) Shell Script
5 17 (1.91%) VBA
6 16 (1.80%) C++
7 15 (1.68%) PL/SQL
7 15 (1.68%) VBScript
8 14 (1.57%) C
8 14 (1.57%) Perl
9 12 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.01%) Ruby
12 7 (0.79%) PHP
13 6 (0.67%) VB
13 6 (0.67%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.56%) Tcl
15 4 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (7.07%) ISEB
2 37 (4.15%) Degree
3 28 (3.14%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 22 (2.47%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (1.23%) ACCA
7 11 (1.23%) CIMA
8 10 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.79%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.67%) PMP
11 5 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.45%) CLAS
12 4 (0.45%) MBA
13 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.22%) CISM
15 1 (0.11%) CISA
15 1 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (12.68%) QA
2 15 (1.68%) MiFID
3 12 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.35%) SLA
4 11 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (0.79%) EMIR
7 6 (0.67%) GxP
7 6 (0.67%) IFRS
7 6 (0.67%) IFRS 9
7 6 (0.67%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.56%) SEPA
9 2 (0.22%) FINREP
9 2 (0.22%) GMP
9 2 (0.22%) TARGET2
10 1 (0.11%) COBIT
10 1 (0.11%) COREP
10 1 (0.11%) FATCA
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (1.46%) Docker
2 11 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.67%) XenApp
3 6 (0.67%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.56%) Corosync
4 5 (0.56%) Squid
5 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.11%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) HDFS
8 1 (0.11%) IAG
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (5.27%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.35%) Puppet
3 8 (0.90%) SCCM
4 7 (0.79%) Rancher
5 5 (0.56%) Ansible
5 5 (0.56%) Pacemaker
6 4 (0.45%) Control-M
7 3 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (0.34%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.11%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.11%) Oozie
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 104 (11.67%) Oracle
2 99 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 57 (6.40%) SAP
4 24 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (2.24%) Citrix
5 20 (2.24%) HP
6 18 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 16 (1.80%) Murex
8 14 (1.57%) Cognos
9 11 (1.23%) Guidewire
10 10 (1.12%) Hyperion
10 10 (1.12%) Informatica
11 9 (1.01%) IBM
11 9 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 8 (0.90%) Adobe
12 8 (0.90%) Google
12 8 (0.90%) hybris
12 8 (0.90%) SmartStream
13 7 (0.79%) Charles River
13 7 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
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