The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 29 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.80% 1.10% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.42% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£465 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £290 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £410 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-32.94% +11.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 211 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.40% 77.29% 72.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 126 89
Average daily rate £438 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +90.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Middlesex region.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Middlesex region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Workday HCM
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Open Text
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) WFM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
3 1 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) SAP MRS
3 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
3 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP SRM
2 1 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (12.50%) SAP MRS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Procurement Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) ABAP
1 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) Open Text