The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 39 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.17% 4.21% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 6.81% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate
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£470 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.84% -18.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.48% -23.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 191 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 78.07% 61.81% 67.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 115 83
Average daily rate £370 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 41
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £11.38 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Siebel
2 3 (25.00%) Campaign Management
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) Robotium
2 1 (8.33%) Calabash
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 3 (25.00%) Campaign Management
3 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Siebel
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
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