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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 79 50 70
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 18 45 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.48% 3.17% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 3.90% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 36 11
Average daily rate £370 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.85% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £254 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -54.83%
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
978 1154 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.56% 81.32% 76.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 644 521
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 17 36
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £59.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leatherhead -17 4 £365 -43.84%
Epsom - 1 £300 -
Tadworth - 1 £525 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 10 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (17.50%) System Testing
4 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.50%) HP
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) QA
6 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (12.50%) MS Office
6 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.00%) ISEB
7 4 (10.00%) Hyperion
7 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Management
8 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (7.50%) Local Government
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.50%) Confluence
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) HFM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Essbase
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
1 1 (2.50%) Zephyr
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Tester
3 6 (15.00%) Testing Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) UAT Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) OAT Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) OBIEE Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 10 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) System Testing
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.00%) Test Management
5 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) SDLC
5 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.00%) Change Control
6 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) ACCA
2 2 (5.00%) CIMA
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) CRD IV
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) HP
2 4 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) ForgeRock
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Tableau
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