Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 6 months to 24 November 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.95% 1.74% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 2.03% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 1
Bracknell median daily rate £150 £356 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.89% -13.21% +17.27%
Berkshire median daily rate £326 £425 £355
% change year-on-year -23.41% +19.72% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £42.93 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year +114.63% - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 496 492 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 89.05% 85.57% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 236 167
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.87%
10th Percentile £153 £200 £166
90th Percentile £573 £574 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 54
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -45.65% +43.75%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bracknell

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Bracknell

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Bracknell over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) XML
2 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (72.73%) Data Management
4 6 (27.27%) FastStats
4 6 (27.27%) Data Quality
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 2 (9.09%) Finance
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Database Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Data Management
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) Scrum
2 2 (9.09%) TDD
2 2 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) Data Quality