The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Taunton region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 14 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 28 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 16.09% 5.17% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.44% 7.69% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 7
Average daily rate
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£383 - £385
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £337 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.93% -2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.48% -23.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 82.76% 67.24% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 16 20
Average daily rate £353 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £407 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 57 (77.03%) Security Cleared
2 51 (68.92%) Microsoft
3 49 (66.22%) SC Cleared
4 34 (45.95%) SAP
5 31 (41.89%) Test Scripting
6 28 (37.84%) ITIL
7 25 (33.78%) Service Delivery
8 22 (29.73%) PRINCE2
8 22 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (29.73%) Test Management
9 21 (28.38%) Test Strategy
10 19 (25.68%) Service Management
11 18 (24.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 18 (24.32%) Software Testing
12 17 (22.97%) Project Management
13 16 (21.62%) ISEB
14 15 (20.27%) Windows
14 15 (20.27%) UML
14 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
14 15 (20.27%) Statistics
15 14 (18.92%) Risk Analysis
15 14 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (18.92%) Front Office
15 14 (18.92%) Back Office
15 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (17.57%) MCP
16 13 (17.57%) VMware
16 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
16 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (1.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) SAP SD
2 3 (4.05%) assyst
3 1 (1.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.76%) SpecFlow
3 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 14 (18.92%) Front Office
1 14 (18.92%) Back Office
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Analyst
2 24 (32.43%) Business Analyst
3 17 (22.97%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Network Support
4 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Network Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Tester
5 8 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Lead Network Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) ABAP Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Developer
8 4 (5.41%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Test Team Leader
9 3 (4.05%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.05%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
1 15 (20.27%) Statistics
2 11 (14.86%) CMDB
3 8 (10.81%) GIS
4 3 (4.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Test Scripting
2 28 (37.84%) ITIL
3 25 (33.78%) Service Delivery
4 22 (29.73%) PRINCE2
4 22 (29.73%) Test Management
5 21 (28.38%) Test Strategy
6 19 (25.68%) Service Management
7 18 (24.32%) Software Testing
8 17 (22.97%) Project Management
9 15 (20.27%) UML
10 14 (18.92%) Risk Analysis
10 14 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
12 12 (16.22%) ITSM
12 12 (16.22%) Portfolio Management
13 11 (14.86%) Capacity Management
13 11 (14.86%) Asset Management
13 11 (14.86%) Operations Management
14 10 (13.51%) Workflow
15 7 (9.46%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) ABAP
2 4 (5.41%) C#
2 4 (5.41%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) C
3 2 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (77.03%) Security Cleared
2 49 (66.22%) SC Cleared
3 18 (24.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 16 (21.62%) ISEB
5 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (17.57%) MCP
7 12 (16.22%) ISTQB
8 11 (14.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.35%) MCSE
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (68.92%) Microsoft
2 34 (45.95%) SAP
3 13 (17.57%) VMware
4 10 (13.51%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
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