The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 70 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.63% 2.05% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.78% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 39
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£338 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £189 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.26%
User Acceptance Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
986 970 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 73.25% 73.48% 70.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 607 456
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 50
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking -3 2 £299 -29.70% 2
Guildford -4 1 - - 2
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £325 -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 2
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) Finance
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle
4 10 (16.67%) QA
5 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.33%) Billing
7 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
7 7 (11.67%) Project Management
7 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (11.67%) SAP
7 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 6 (10.00%) ISEB
8 6 (10.00%) Workflow
9 5 (8.33%) Migration
9 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
10 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
10 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.67%) Java
10 4 (6.67%) XML
10 4 (6.67%) CRM
10 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.67%) Change Management
10 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
11 3 (5.00%) Knowledge Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
3 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.67%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.67%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) SAP MRS
2 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) LTE
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos Query Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (3.33%) MarkLogic
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) JUnit
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
1 3 (5.00%) Selenium
1 3 (5.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) JMeter
2 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Billing
3 3 (5.00%) Automotive
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Test Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Tester
4 7 (11.67%) Business Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) UAT Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) UAT Test Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (3.33%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (3.33%) SAP Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Cognos Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Report Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) Visualforce
3 3 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) CSLA.NET
4 2 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (3.33%) REST
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) SOAP
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) XSLT
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (1.67%) Ajax
5 1 (1.67%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.67%) Mason
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) UNIX
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
3 7 (11.67%) Project Management
4 6 (10.00%) Workflow
5 5 (8.33%) Migration
5 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (6.67%) CRM
6 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
7 3 (5.00%) ETL
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (3.33%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (5.00%) PHP
3 3 (5.00%) Apex Code
4 2 (3.33%) C#
4 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.67%) ABAP
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
5 1 (1.67%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) ISEB
2 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) SAP
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.33%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) Cognos
5 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago