The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 41 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 17 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.83% 2.26% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.88% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 21
Median daily rate £330 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £274 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £345 £450
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 £24.43 £30.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-18.56% +122.22%
User Acceptance Testing
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 730 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.17% 78.41% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 364 414
Median daily rate £438 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (34.48%) Defect Management
2 9 (31.03%) Test Planning
2 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 6 (20.69%) ISEB
5 5 (17.24%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) Retail
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 5 (17.24%) QA
6 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
6 4 (13.79%) Workflow
6 4 (13.79%) Banking
6 4 (13.79%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
6 4 (13.79%) HP UFT
6 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Test Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.90%) Temenos T24
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) HP UFT
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) Log4j
5 1 (3.45%) Appium
5 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) Genymotion
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Legal
5 2 (6.90%) Automotive
6 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Electronics
6 1 (3.45%) German Language
6 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Test Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) UAT Manager
3 5 (17.24%) UAT Test Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) QA Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.34%) UAT Lead
5 3 (10.34%) UAT Test Lead
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) CRM Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) MIS Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) J2SE
2 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
2 2 (6.90%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Defect Management
2 9 (31.03%) Test Planning
2 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
5 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) User Stories
5 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.79%) Workflow
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) QA Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Test Management
7 2 (6.90%) B2C
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Temenos
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Verint
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 6 days ago