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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 32 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.84% 2.05% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.40% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £538 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +52.72%

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
183 125 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 76.57% 85.62% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 71 108
Median daily rate £385 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £548 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Median hourly rate £18.39 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.32% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £14.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 20 January 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 -8 2 £538 -
User Acceptance Testing
East of England

User Acceptance Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) SSADM
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

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 (50.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SSADM
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle