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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 11 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.20% 4.00% 10.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.96% 4.88% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 19
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.02%
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
146 123 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 83.91% 82.00% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 84 157
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (45.83%) Business Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Use Case
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) Change Management
8 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Service Design
9 3 (12.50%) Release Management
9 3 (12.50%) Data Conversion
9 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.50%) User Stories
9 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Concur
9 3 (12.50%) Expense Management
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (12.50%) ERP
9 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 3 (12.50%) SAP
10 2 (8.33%) CSS
10 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
10 2 (8.33%) SAS
10 2 (8.33%) HTML

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 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.17%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP PP
1 1 (4.17%) SAP WM
1 1 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Bower
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Grunt
1 2 (8.33%) gulp
1 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 12 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Release Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Environment And Release Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Environment Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Project Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) CSS3
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
1 2 (8.33%) jQuery
1 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
1 2 (8.33%) React
2 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
2 1 (4.17%) LESS
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Conversion
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (45.83%) Business Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 7 (29.17%) Use Case
5 6 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Service Design
8 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.50%) ERP
8 3 (12.50%) Expense Management
8 3 (12.50%) Release Management
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Concur
1 3 (12.50%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) hybris
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft