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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 74 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 21 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.60% 2.20% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.85% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 29
Median daily rate £395 £270 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.29% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £426 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.90 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +32.60%
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
1064 981 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.16% 77.06% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 547 640
Median daily rate £425 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 31 57
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.79 £13.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -2 2 - - 2
Camberley - 1 £590 -
Epsom - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Change Management
4 9 (20.45%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
4 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (18.18%) HP
5 8 (18.18%) QA
6 7 (15.91%) SDLC
7 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.64%) Use Case
7 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (13.64%) Banking
7 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
7 6 (13.64%) CRM
8 5 (11.36%) MS Office
8 5 (11.36%) SAP
8 5 (11.36%) ISEB
8 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
8 5 (11.36%) Data Management
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Test Management
9 4 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.09%) Waterfall

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 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.82%) Maximo
3 2 (4.55%) SAP SRM
4 1 (2.27%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) 3G
1 1 (2.27%) GSM
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.82%) MS Access
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) FileMaker
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.27%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.82%) Back Office
5 3 (6.82%) Local Government
6 2 (4.55%) Front Office
7 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Test Leader
5 5 (11.36%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Tester
5 5 (11.36%) UAT Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) UAT Lead
5 5 (11.36%) UAT Test Lead
6 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Maximo Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) UAT Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) DBA
8 2 (4.55%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XML Messaging
3 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Smart Energy
2 2 (4.55%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Change Management
3 9 (20.45%) Business Analysis
3 9 (20.45%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (15.91%) SDLC
5 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 6 (13.64%) CRM
5 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 6 (13.64%) Use Case
6 5 (11.36%) Data Management
6 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Test Management
7 4 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) UML
7 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.82%) Functional Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) ISEB
2 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ACCA
4 1 (2.27%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) CRD IV
2 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Ariba
4 2 (4.55%) Charles River
4 2 (4.55%) SunGard
5 1 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.27%) Arqiva
5 1 (2.27%) BT
5 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) Huawei
5 1 (2.27%) NetCracker
5 1 (2.27%) Nokia
5 1 (2.27%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.27%) Siemens
5 1 (2.27%) Telerik
5 1 (2.27%) Telindus
5 1 (2.27%) Virgin Media
5 1 (2.27%) ZTE
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