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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 32 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.43% 1.78% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.22% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Median daily rate £413 £313 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -19.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.43 £26.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.15% +97.03%
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
270 316 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 82.07% 80.20% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 253 290
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 14
Median hourly rate £22.00 £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) SAS
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Process Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (16.67%) SCOM
4 2 (16.67%) Base SAS
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (16.67%) QlikView
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (16.67%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio

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 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (8.33%) RIA
1 1 (8.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Solaris
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Process Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Murex
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 2 (16.67%) Veritas