The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 51 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 47 40 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.15% 3.12% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 4.26% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 44
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £242 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £522 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £35.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.95% +36.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1109 940 1194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.28% 73.27% 70.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 467 639
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £560 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 69
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines +3 5 £425 -
Esher - 2 £130 -
Guildford -2 1 £440 +17.33% 2
Woking -20 1 £250 -33.33%
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) SAP
3 15 (21.13%) Test Scripting
4 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
5 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.68%) ISEB
6 9 (12.68%) Oracle
6 9 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (12.68%) System Testing
7 8 (11.27%) Integration Testing
7 8 (11.27%) Use Case
7 8 (11.27%) Retail
7 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.86%) QA
8 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
9 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
9 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
9 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.45%) SAP SD
9 6 (8.45%) Project Management
9 6 (8.45%) MS Access
9 6 (8.45%) VBA
10 5 (7.04%) SQL
10 5 (7.04%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (7.04%) Marketing
10 5 (7.04%) Degree
11 4 (5.63%) WFM
11 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
11 4 (5.63%) FMCG

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.63%) CMS
2 2 (2.82%) concrete5
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SAP SD
2 5 (7.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (5.63%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (5.63%) SAP MRS
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.82%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.82%) SAP CO
5 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
5 2 (2.82%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.41%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.41%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) MS Access
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Automotive
4 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.63%) Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Billing
6 2 (2.82%) Publishing
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Analyst
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Consultant
3 11 (15.49%) Business Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Tester
5 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) UAT Tester
6 7 (9.86%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Access Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Navision Developer
8 4 (5.63%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.23%) SAP Manager
9 3 (4.23%) UAT Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Integration Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Pricing Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) SAP Integration Manager
10 2 (2.82%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) XML
1 3 (4.23%) JSON
2 2 (2.82%) jQuery
2 2 (2.82%) Symfony
2 2 (2.82%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) SOAP
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.63%) FMCG
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.82%) Open Source
2 2 (2.82%) Statistics
2 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) Test Scripting
2 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.68%) System Testing
4 8 (11.27%) Integration Testing
4 8 (11.27%) Use Case
4 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
5 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
6 4 (5.63%) WFM
6 4 (5.63%) Time Management
6 4 (5.63%) Requirements Management
6 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Migration
6 4 (5.63%) CRM
6 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.63%) OO
6 4 (5.63%) Workflow
7 3 (4.23%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) VBA
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
3 4 (5.63%) ABAP
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) ISEB
2 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) SAP
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.82%) Google
5 2 (2.82%) Cognos
5 2 (2.82%) Siebel
5 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Hyperion
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