The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans 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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 9 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 11.54% 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£323 £405 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +4.34%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 45 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 69.23% 91.84% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 8
Average daily rate £350 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £435 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

User Acceptance Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) QlikView
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
2 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP