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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 73 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -19
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.98% 1.61% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.90% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Median daily rate £410 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £458 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +41.86%
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
684 474 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 90.12% 84.95% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 316 141
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 18
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.95 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.33% +28.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 6 £359 +10.38% 1
Gatwick - 3 £374 -
Worthing - 2 £500 -
East Grinstead - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 9 (39.13%) Integration Testing
2 8 (34.78%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Test Management
5 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) User Experience
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) ISEB
5 4 (17.39%) QA
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) XML
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) PyUnit
2 1 (4.35%) RSpec
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.70%) Billing
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Test Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Programme Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Programme Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Release Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Test Programme Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Manual Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum Master
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Integration Testing
2 8 (34.78%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) Test Strategy
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) Test Management
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Stress Testing
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) ISEB
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) IIBA
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
1 1 (4.35%) HP
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) SAP