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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 38 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 27 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.25% 1.39% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.92% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £315 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -24.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £285 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £315 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +6.17%
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
608 678 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.08% 72.67% 70.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 304 273
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £22.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £22.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 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 2 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 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 12 (26.09%) Migration
4 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.74%) HP
5 10 (21.74%) ISEB
6 9 (19.57%) Oracle
6 9 (19.57%) SAP
6 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
7 8 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
8 7 (15.22%) Java
8 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
9 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
9 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.87%) XML
10 5 (10.87%) ERP
10 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.87%) System Testing
10 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (8.70%) QA
11 4 (8.70%) Selenium

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (4.35%) SAP MDM
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.35%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.17%) Agresso
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.17%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) LAN
1 2 (4.35%) VoIP
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Selenium
2 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.17%) ProC
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Tester
4 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Business Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) OBIEE Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) SOAP
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) DTV
1 2 (4.35%) CMDB
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Wiki
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) UNIX
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Migration
2 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (15.22%) Data Migration
5 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Integration Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
7 5 (10.87%) System Testing
7 5 (10.87%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Service Management
8 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (4.35%) PHP
2 2 (4.35%) Ruby
2 2 (4.35%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) ISEB
3 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) ISTQB
5 5 (10.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Control-M
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) HP
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.35%) BMC
3 2 (4.35%) CA
3 2 (4.35%) Hyperion
3 2 (4.35%) Talend
3 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.17%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) Netezza
4 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.17%) Ariba
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £600 - £800 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 18 days ago