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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 48 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.74% 3.30% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 3.92% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 21
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £459 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +13.88%

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
544 613 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.67% 84.32% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 329 380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 15 (39.47%) Defect Management
2 13 (34.21%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) HP
4 10 (26.32%) ISEB
5 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
6 8 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (18.42%) Regression Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
7 7 (18.42%) QA
7 7 (18.42%) Banking
8 6 (15.79%) Temenos T24
8 6 (15.79%) SAP
9 5 (13.16%) Oracle
9 5 (13.16%) Temenos
9 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories
10 4 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Retail
10 4 (10.53%) Workflow
10 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis

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 1 (2.63%) CMS
1 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Temenos T24
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.63%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Appium
3 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Genymotion
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Automotive
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) German Language
6 1 (2.63%) Electronics
6 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Test Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) UAT Manager
4 5 (13.16%) UAT Test Manager
5 4 (10.53%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.89%) UAT Lead
6 3 (7.89%) UAT Test Lead
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) SAP TM
2 1 (2.63%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Defect Management
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Test Planning
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Regression Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
7 4 (10.53%) User Stories
7 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
8 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) ISEB
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.63%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) PMO
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) SAP
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Temenos
4 3 (7.89%) Compaq
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
6 1 (2.63%) Verint
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