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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 34 37 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 7 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.41% 2.06% 18.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 2.66% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 72
Median daily rate - £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.11%
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
183 263 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 75.93% 77.58% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 151 283
Median daily rate £376 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 10
Median hourly rate £38.75 £38.77 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.05% +14.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.83 £30.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) hybris
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) WordPress
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HR
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
1 2 (28.57%) UAT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Web Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft