The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 30 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.68% 3.48% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 4.52% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
User Acceptance Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 221 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 81.51% 77.00% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 166 111
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £18.52 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.90% +23.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Boomi
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Power BI
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Power BI
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SSIS Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Power BI Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) OBIEE Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle