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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 22 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.04% 3.46% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 4.12% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£345 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £404 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £472 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +6.17%
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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
135 194 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 68.88% 83.98% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 123 103
Average daily rate £387 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £540 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015, 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 (70.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Intranet
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) BPR
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Content Editor
1 3 (30.00%) Content Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle