The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 15 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.31% 3.36% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 4.00% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
User Acceptance Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 125 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 84.07% 83.89% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 88 135
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +11.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Luton region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
1 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Use Case
5 6 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Concur
7 4 (19.05%) Expense Management
7 4 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Change Management
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) Service Design
8 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Retail
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) User Stories
9 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.52%) Analytics

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Bower
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Grunt
1 2 (9.52%) gulp
1 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Finance Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Release Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Environment And Release Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Environment Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) React
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) JSF
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) LESS
3 1 (4.76%) Sass
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) Struts
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XSL
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Data Conversion
1 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
1 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
2 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 7 (33.33%) Use Case
4 6 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
4 6 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Expense Management
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Service Design
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
8 2 (9.52%) Change Control
8 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
1 1 (4.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Concur
3 2 (9.52%) hybris
3 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.52%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) BEA
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) SAP