The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had UAT Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Tester
Rank - 144 144
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Tester 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.063% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.066% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UAT Tester
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2615 3022 3211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 95.81% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1706 2034 2075
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 154 229
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

UAT Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured UAT Tester in the job title.

UAT Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UAT Tester
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Tester across the South West region.

UAT Tester Daily Rate Trend in the South West

UAT Tester
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Tester across the South West region.

UAT Tester Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

UAT Tester Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, UAT Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring UAT Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

UAT Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) SAP