The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 17 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.77% 4.55% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 5.50% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £420 £346 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.29% -2.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.72 £21.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+17.69% +55.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 200 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 78.76% 82.64% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 123 133
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Slough

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 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 Slough region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) Toad
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (44.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (22.22%) DSDM
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (22.22%) Informatica
5 2 (22.22%) DataStage
5 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
5 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
2 2 (22.22%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Business Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos BI Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Report Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) DSDM
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Retrieval
4 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) BPMN
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (11.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Informatica
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Hyperion