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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 14 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.88% 3.80% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 4.27% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £353 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%

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
84 164 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 82.35% 89.13% 85.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 121 113
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +331.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 4 (28.57%) SQL
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Conversion
4 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian

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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Release Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Environment And Release Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Environment Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Tester
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) JSF
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Struts
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSL
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Conversion
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) BEA
3 1 (7.14%) Concur
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) hybris
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau