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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 62 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 2.24% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.97% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 17
Median daily rate £500 £265 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.67% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £407 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
579 707 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.89% 75.29% 68.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 427 398
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.22% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 6 December 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 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Order to Cash
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Security Management
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB
4 2 (11.76%) VXML
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.76%) QA
4 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (5.88%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) Cutover Planning
5 1 (5.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
5 1 (5.88%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JMeter
2 1 (5.88%) LSMW
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Assurance Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) VXML
2 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
1 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Order to Cash
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Security Management
2 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.88%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Management
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
4 1 (5.88%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Ariba
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) OpenText