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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank - 31 23
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.65% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.17% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £356 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £32.73 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +32.24%
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

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
186 184 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 82.30% 75.72% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 132 106
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.75% -63.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Test Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality