The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 13 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.32% 3.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £335 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £21.95 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +8.39%
User Acceptance Testing
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 100 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 69.15% 76.34% 86.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 50
Median daily rate £335 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.81% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £104 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 16
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £34.20 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

User Acceptance Testing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) UAT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Rate: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum (pro-rata)
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