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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 22 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.38% 1.23% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.71% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £210 £364 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.26% -10.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £255 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £473 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.95 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +0.05%
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
143 117 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 85.12% 71.78% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 68 129
Median daily rate £400 £387 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -12.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 20
Median hourly rate £48.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) HR Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco