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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 76 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.45% 1.61% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.10% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 23
Median daily rate £395 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.90 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.11%
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
1015 1000 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.59% 76.86% 78.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 574 613
Median daily rate £430 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 22 44
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £13.50 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £338 -
Guildford +9 2 - - 5
Woking -5 1 £460 +70.37% 2
Camberley - 1 £590 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 16 (40.00%) Finance
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Change Management
3 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 8 (20.00%) QA
5 7 (17.50%) HP
5 7 (17.50%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.00%) SDLC
6 6 (15.00%) Use Case
6 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.00%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) Banking
7 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
7 5 (12.50%) Data Management
7 5 (12.50%) MS Office
7 5 (12.50%) SAP
7 5 (12.50%) ISEB
7 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (12.50%) Test Management
8 4 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Degree
8 4 (10.00%) JIRA

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.50%) Maximo
3 2 (5.00%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.50%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) 3G
1 1 (2.50%) GSM
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.50%) MS Access
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) FileMaker
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.50%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Back Office
5 3 (7.50%) Local Government
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.00%) Front Office
7 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Test Leader
5 5 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) UAT Lead
5 5 (12.50%) UAT Test Lead
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Maximo Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) UAT Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Project Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) XML Messaging
3 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Smart Energy
2 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.50%) Statistics
3 1 (2.50%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (15.00%) CRM
5 6 (15.00%) SDLC
5 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Use Case
6 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 5 (12.50%) Data Management
6 5 (12.50%) Test Management
7 4 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ISEB
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) HP
3 5 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) Ariba
4 2 (5.00%) Charles River
4 2 (5.00%) SunGard
5 1 (2.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Huawei
5 1 (2.50%) NetCracker
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Siemens
5 1 (2.50%) Telerik
5 1 (2.50%) Virgin Media
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) ZTE