The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 12 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 8.00% - 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £225 - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +15.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 70.00% 84.31% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 59
Median daily rate £280 £433 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.26% -13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) BDD

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Web Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Web Applications Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft