The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 47 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 10 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.72% 1.80% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.29% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 18
Median daily rate £430 £401 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +27.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £302 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.02%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
467 612 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 80.10% 78.87% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 412 359
Median daily rate £423 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 8
Median hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +43.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.29 £10.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £63.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Swindon -1 4 £443 +10.34% 1
Salisbury - 3 £365 -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) Sun
4 3 (16.67%) Murex
4 3 (16.67%) Veritas
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) SNMP
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 3 (16.67%) SCOM
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) MSBuild

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Relationships Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) UAT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Vendor Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Solaris
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) BDD
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) COBOL
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) VB6
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Murex
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Sun
1 3 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (5.56%) BMC
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft