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 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 41 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.03% 2.62% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 3.29% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 14
Median daily rate £488 £425 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £231 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £24.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% +12.50%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

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
326 334 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 83.80% 79.52% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 235 187
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £15.13 £18.52 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +23.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.46 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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
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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 4 £488 +14.70%
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Boomi
3 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Power BI
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) ERP
3 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Record to Report
4 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay

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 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Power BI
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) HR Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Project Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SSIS Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Migration Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Power BI Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SSRS Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) UAT Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Record to Report
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Coaching
4 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Hyperion