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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 19 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.22% 3.03% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 3.53% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
User Acceptance Testing
Hampshire

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
103 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 76.87% 85.86% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 44
Median daily rate £425 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £204 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 16
Median hourly rate £44.50 £36.28 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.02 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) V-Model
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Maximo
7 2 (16.67%) Toad
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (8.33%) ETL
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) System Testing

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 3 (25.00%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (16.67%) Maximo
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) V-Model
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP