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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 23 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.35% 2.09% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 2.53% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £316 £175 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.71% -30.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £175 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.02%
User Acceptance Testing
Hampshire

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
154 316 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 66.96% 82.51% 80.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 229 218
Median daily rate £410 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 6
Median hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.23 £27.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) SWOT Analysis

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Retail Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Master Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Use Case
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
1 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
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