The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 51 43 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 19 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 3.25% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 4.26% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 4
Median daily rate £390 £400 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +30.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £274 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.32%
User Acceptance Testing
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
694 634 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.13% 76.20% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 316 321
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.12 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 10 (26.32%) Migration
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 8 (21.05%) HP
4 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
4 7 (18.42%) Scrum
5 6 (15.79%) Degree
5 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (13.16%) Presales
6 5 (13.16%) HP Helion
6 5 (13.16%) Private Cloud
6 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.16%) Unix
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) Middleware
6 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
6 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.16%) Time Management
6 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
7 4 (10.53%) Banking
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) C#
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Server

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (5.26%) HFM
2 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (2.63%) Primavera
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (2.63%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) HP Helion
2 1 (2.63%) Boomi
2 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) 2G
1 1 (2.63%) 3G
1 1 (2.63%) 4G
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) JMeter
3 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.63%) MSI
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.63%) TestRail
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Tester
3 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Software Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) COM
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) EDI
4 1 (2.63%) JDBC
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.16%) Private Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
4 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (26.32%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 6 (15.79%) CRM
4 5 (13.16%) Presales
4 5 (13.16%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.16%) Time Management
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.53%) ERP
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.89%) MSF
6 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
7 2 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Groovy
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ACCA
4 2 (5.26%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) SDET
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) HP
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Ariba
5 1 (2.63%) Concur
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Nokia
5 1 (2.63%) Nokia Networks
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