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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 53 48 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -25
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.58% 1.74% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 2.24% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 23
Average daily rate £313 £369 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% +104.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £216 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £449 £208
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
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
549 535 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 78.65% 77.42% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 374 275
Average daily rate £368 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £28.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon +1 10 £313 -19.87% 1
Malmesbury - 1 £330 - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) JIRA
5 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (12.00%) Splunk
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (12.00%) XenApp
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (12.00%) MQTT
5 3 (12.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (12.00%) HTTP
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (8.00%) Wyse
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle ERP

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (8.00%) CICS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
1 3 (12.00%) MQTT
1 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) JDeveloper
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.00%) UAT Manager
3 3 (12.00%) UAT Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) DB2 Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Defect Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Expert
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Support Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (8.00%) XSLT
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) System Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) BPEL
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) COBOL
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) XQuery
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) XenApp
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Citrix
1 3 (12.00%) Splunk
2 2 (8.00%) Informatica
2 2 (8.00%) Murex
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Siebel
2 2 (8.00%) Wyse
3 1 (4.00%) AppSense
3 1 (4.00%) HP
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 19 days ago