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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 70 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 19 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.56% 1.46% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.92% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 30
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£331 £322 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.87% +3.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £271 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £29.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-51.72% +26.08%
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
1138 988 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.09% 76.06% 72.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 579 519
Average daily rate £396 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 63
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.25 £16.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £78.30 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 5 £255 -
Leatherhead -5 1 £575 +76.92% 1
Guildford -9 1 £465 - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) QA
3 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) XML
5 12 (26.09%) .NET
6 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) JUnit
8 9 (19.57%) MarkLogic
9 8 (17.39%) XSLT
9 8 (17.39%) Python
9 8 (17.39%) XQuery
9 8 (17.39%) Internet
9 8 (17.39%) Publishing
10 6 (13.04%) Java
10 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
11 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
11 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.87%) Migration
11 5 (10.87%) Scrum
11 5 (10.87%) Selenium
12 4 (8.70%) Integration Testing
12 4 (8.70%) Test Management
12 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
12 4 (8.70%) Legal
12 4 (8.70%) Firewall
12 4 (8.70%) Web Services
12 4 (8.70%) C#
12 4 (8.70%) UNIX
12 4 (8.70%) Linux

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) MarkLogic
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) JUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.87%) Selenium
3 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (4.35%) JMeter
4 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Publishing
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Test Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Programme Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 3 (6.52%) UAT Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) UAT Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (4.35%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) XML
2 12 (26.09%) .NET
3 8 (17.39%) XSLT
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) Ajax
6 2 (4.35%) SOAP
6 2 (4.35%) Regular Expression
6 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (4.35%) REST
6 2 (4.35%) CSLA.NET
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Semantic Web
2 2 (4.35%) PMI
2 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) UNIX
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
3 5 (10.87%) Migration
3 5 (10.87%) Scrum
4 4 (8.70%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Test Management
4 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
4 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
4 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.52%) High Availability
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) BPR
5 3 (6.52%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) Python
2 8 (17.39%) XQuery
3 6 (13.04%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) PMP
1 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Google
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
2 2 (4.35%) Citrix
2 2 (4.35%) Sun
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) HP
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