The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 27 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.33% 1.52% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.07% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £325 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £404 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 193 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 75.58% 73.11% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 126 212
Median daily rate £450 £366 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) System Testing
1 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Kalido
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) iSeries
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Security
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) Records Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) Kalido
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) EDRMS
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) UAT Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) UAT Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior UAT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Lead
3 2 (18.18%) UAT Test Lead
4 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Web Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Inmon Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Records Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Security
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP