The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 54 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.96% 1.75% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.54% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £330 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +6.17%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
426 236 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.92% 68.80% 73.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 152 184
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 14
Average hourly rate £50.00 £26.98 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.35% -17.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
Crawley - 3 £413 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) MSI
5 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Documentum
5 1 (6.25%) B2C
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) ATG

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (6.25%) Documentum
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
1 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
1 1 (6.25%) TestPartner
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) ATG
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Trend Micro
3 1 (6.25%) hybris