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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 17 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 12 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.86% 3.03% 10.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.79% 3.85% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 20
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £404 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £33.84 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.03% +12.80%
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
154 104 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 88.00% 78.79% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 72 164
Median daily rate £446 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £43.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% -10.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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
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 1 October 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 13 (59.09%) Business Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Use Case
6 7 (31.82%) Data Flow Diagram
7 6 (27.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (22.73%) Service Design
9 4 (18.18%) Concur
9 4 (18.18%) Expense Management
10 3 (13.64%) Retail
10 3 (13.64%) Release Management
10 3 (13.64%) Scrum
10 3 (13.64%) Migration
10 3 (13.64%) Change Management
10 3 (13.64%) ERP
10 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
10 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
10 3 (13.64%) Data Conversion
10 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.64%) User Stories
11 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 2 (9.09%) Analytics
11 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
11 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
11 2 (9.09%) Node.js
11 2 (9.09%) CSS3

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 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Bower
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Grunt
1 2 (9.09%) gulp
1 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Business Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Finance Business Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Release Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Environment And Release Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Environment Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Developer
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Architect
8 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) CSS3
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) HTML5
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
1 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (9.09%) Node.js
1 2 (9.09%) React
2 1 (4.55%) Angular 2
2 1 (4.55%) LESS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Conversion
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Analysis
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (36.36%) Use Case
5 7 (31.82%) Data Flow Diagram
6 6 (27.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Service Design
8 4 (18.18%) Expense Management
9 3 (13.64%) Change Management
9 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 3 (13.64%) ERP
9 3 (13.64%) Migration
9 3 (13.64%) Release Management
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
9 3 (13.64%) User Stories
9 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Concur
2 2 (9.09%) hybris
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
2 2 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) SAP