The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 23 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.28% 1.71% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 2.02% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.72 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+17.69% +55.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
421 248 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 85.57% 84.64% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 169 206
Median daily rate £400 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 £10.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £11.50 £18.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +8 24 £375 +13.20% 1
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 17 (41.46%) System Integration Testing
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 15 (36.59%) Finance
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 13 (31.71%) Functional Testing
6 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (29.27%) Regression Testing
6 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
7 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
7 11 (26.83%) ITIL
7 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (26.83%) Dell
7 11 (26.83%) VMware
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (26.83%) Continuous Deployment
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (26.83%) Power BI
7 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (26.83%) Boomi
8 10 (24.39%) Banking
9 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
10 6 (14.63%) Coaching
11 5 (12.20%) Unit4 Business World
11 5 (12.20%) Windows
12 4 (9.76%) Citrix
12 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Test Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (26.83%) Power BI
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2016
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.32%) HP UFT
2 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 11 (26.83%) Integration Consultant
4 7 (17.07%) SSIS Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Test Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) UAT Lead
6 4 (9.76%) UAT Test Lead
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Power BI Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Project Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle P2P Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) SSRS Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) UAT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) System Integration Testing
2 13 (31.71%) Functional Testing
3 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (29.27%) Regression Testing
4 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (26.83%) Continuous Deployment
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (14.63%) Coaching
7 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Test Management
7 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) ETL
8 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.88%) Feasibility Study
9 2 (4.88%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Dell
2 11 (26.83%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Teradata