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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 11 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.44% 3.31% 7.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.70% 3.82% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Median daily rate £444 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £530
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 £23.75 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -8.69%
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
134 131 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.01% 86.75% 84.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 96 126
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £50.78 £45.43 £26.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +74.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
2 11 (47.83%) Business Analysis
3 8 (34.78%) Use Case
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Retail
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) User Stories
7 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) Service Design
8 3 (13.04%) Concur
8 3 (13.04%) Expense Management
9 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
9 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
9 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 2 (8.70%) gulp
9 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (8.70%) Front End Development
9 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
9 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 2 (8.70%) Data Structures

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 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.35%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.35%) SAP PP
1 1 (4.35%) SAP WM
1 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bower
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Grunt
1 2 (8.70%) gulp
1 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Analyst
2 12 (52.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Finance Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Project Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) CSS3
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) React
2 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
2 1 (4.35%) LESS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 11 (47.83%) Business Analysis
2 11 (47.83%) Data Modelling
3 8 (34.78%) Use Case
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (26.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Service Design
7 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) User Stories
7 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Expense Management
9 2 (8.70%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 2 (8.70%) Microservices
9 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Concur
2 2 (8.70%) hybris
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft