The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 25 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.90% 2.65% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.15% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £348 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £450 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £498
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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 127 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.19% 84.11% 69.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 85 82
Median daily rate £400 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -13.33%
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 Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -5 6 £348 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) SSADM
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (16.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Drools
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) SSADM
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle