The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 36 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.22% 0.64% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 0.92% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 217 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 88.40% 69.55% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 104 112
Median daily rate £356 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £702 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.57% +16.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.45 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Basingstoke

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Basingstoke

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Basingstoke

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 7 (77.78%) Remedy
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Supplier Management
1 7 (77.78%) CMDB
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy ITSM
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 7 (77.78%) DSDM
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
1 7 (77.78%) BMC
1 7 (77.78%) Netcool
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
1 7 (77.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (77.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (77.78%) Presales
1 7 (77.78%) Service Design
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL V3
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (77.78%) Demand Management
1 7 (77.78%) Capacity Management
1 7 (77.78%) Compliance Management
1 7 (77.78%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Motorola
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
2 7 (77.78%) Service Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Pega Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) CMDB
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Capacity Management
1 7 (77.78%) Compliance Management
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (77.78%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (77.78%) Demand Management
1 7 (77.78%) DSDM
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL V3
1 7 (77.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Presales
1 7 (77.78%) PRINCE2
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 7 (77.78%) Service Design
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
1 7 (77.78%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 7 (77.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) BMC
1 7 (77.78%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) Motorola
3 1 (11.11%) Pega
3 1 (11.11%) SAP