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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 24 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.85% 2.33% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 2.63% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £431 £500 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +21.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -19.55%
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
164 152 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 90.11% 88.37% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 124 64
Average daily rate £438 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 4
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Use Case
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) Retail
3 7 (58.33%) User Stories
4 6 (50.00%) Confluence
4 6 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (8.33%) hybris
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) FogBugz
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (8.33%) FogBugz
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (8.33%) E-Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (75.00%) Use Case
2 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) User Stories
4 6 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Product Management
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) hybris
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