The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 25 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.71% 3.68% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 4.59% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £300 £230 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £336
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +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 Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 109 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 59.29% 80.15% 69.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 67 36
Median daily rate £450 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £28.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.87% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £10.75 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £47.83 £53.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) T-Plan
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Robot Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HeidiSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) HeidiSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) NetBeans
1 2 (66.67%) Robot Framework
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) TestNG
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Extreme Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
1 2 (66.67%) RAD
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) T-Plan
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle