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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 45 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.57% 1.92% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.78% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £315 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -25.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £273 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £322 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +21.05%
User Acceptance Testing
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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
672 612 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.87% 69.23% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 281 292
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.15 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.03 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) SAP
2 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
4 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.95%) ISEB
4 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
5 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
5 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (19.51%) HP
5 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
5 8 (19.51%) Migration
6 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 7 (17.07%) Oracle
6 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.07%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Java
7 5 (12.20%) XML
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Banking
8 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) QA
8 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP MDM
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.88%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.44%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
1 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.44%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
1 3 (7.32%) VoIP
1 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) HP UFT
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.44%) ProC
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Billing
4 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.88%) Electronics
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Retail
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Business Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Business Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Functional Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.88%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
2 3 (7.32%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) Middleware
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) CMDB
1 2 (4.88%) DTV
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Wiki
2 1 (2.44%) FMCG
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) UNIX
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
2 8 (19.51%) Migration
3 7 (17.07%) Integration Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
4 5 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
4 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Test Management
6 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.32%) User Stories
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) ISEB
3 8 (19.51%) ISTQB
3 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Control-M
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) SAP
2 8 (19.51%) HP
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) BMC
4 2 (4.88%) CA
4 2 (4.88%) Talend
4 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.44%) Capita
5 1 (2.44%) Netezza
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Ariba
5 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
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