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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 66 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 2.12% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 2.68% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 10
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%

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
566 745 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.86% 78.84% 70.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 451 356
Median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017, 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 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Order to Cash
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) LSMW
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) OpenText
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) WFM
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (9.09%) SAP BPC
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing

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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SAP BW
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) LSMW
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Assurance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Order to Cash
1 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) People Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) WFM
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Ariba
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) OpenText