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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 25 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.02% 5.76% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 6.88% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 2
Median daily rate £388 £351 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.55% -24.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £32.73 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +32.24%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

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
173 160 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 87.82% 83.77% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 92 117
Median daily rate £425 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 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 28 September 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) BMC
1 2 (25.00%) CA
1 2 (25.00%) ITSM
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Cutover Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Trainer
2 1 (12.50%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Content Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITSM
1 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) BPR
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) BMC
1 2 (25.00%) CA
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow