The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 40 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.18% 2.06% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.54% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 12
Median daily rate £443 £401 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +45.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £299 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
User Acceptance Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 393 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.47% 80.86% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 289 274
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £539 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Swindon region.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Swindon region.

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SNMP
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 3 (27.27%) Murex
3 3 (27.27%) COBOL
3 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
3 3 (27.27%) CICS
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas
3 3 (27.27%) zOS
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (18.18%) Firmware
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (27.27%) CICS
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SNMP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (9.09%) VisualAge
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) COBOL Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) DB2 Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 2 (18.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Solaris
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) COBOL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Clusterware
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Murex
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Sun
1 3 (27.27%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) HP