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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 25 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 16 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.08% 0.66% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 0.87% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 12
Average daily rate £463 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £325 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -54.83%
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
260 231 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.54% 76.24% 65.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 147 104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £698 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 19 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £36.40 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.87% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £24.20 £21.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £33.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 12 £475 - 2
Street - 1 £533 - 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) QA
6 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Logistics
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (16.00%) User Stories
8 3 (12.00%) WordPress
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
8 3 (12.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.00%) Advertising
9 2 (8.00%) Electronics
9 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.00%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (8.00%) SAP
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (12.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (8.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) UAT Manager
4 3 (12.00%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) HR Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) UAT Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (28.00%) Integration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Logistics
3 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
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