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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 28 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.41% 1.20% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 1.79% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£474 £423 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.18% -6.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.75 £17.58
% change year-on-year
+23.94% +0.96%
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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
190 168 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 77.55% 67.47% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 84 91
Average daily rate £415 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £29.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 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 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) SAP MRS
3 4 (33.33%) WFM
3 4 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) ABAP
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Workday HCM
5 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP MRS
1 4 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (16.67%) Workday HCM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) WFM
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Open Text