The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 37 44 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -38
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 4 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.81% 1.13% 18.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.52% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 72
Median daily rate £491 £445 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.39% +36.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £445 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £445 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.90 £21.94
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -13.84%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 264 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.86% 74.58% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 167 283
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 8
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £29.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +23 1 £450 +1.12% 1
Street - 1 £533 -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) QA
4 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
4 5 (29.41%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
4 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) WordPress
6 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) SAP
7 2 (11.76%) Electronics
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Test Management
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) WordPress
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Drupal
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Functional Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
2 3 (17.65%) UAT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) UAT Test Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
2 5 (29.41%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Logistics
2 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
2 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Content Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) hybris