Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 - 133
Rank change year-on-year - +133 -7
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Analyst 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.13% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 - £333
10th Percentile £328 - £294
90th Percentile £373 - £359
South East median daily rate £340 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +14.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2229 1625 2540
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 93.23% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 990 848 1279
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £214 £225
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 77 106
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.11
90th Percentile £42.62 £39.25 £31.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

UAT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured UAT Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for UAT Analyst in Buckinghamshire

UAT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UAT Analyst in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Analyst in Buckinghamshire

UAT Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 £350 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
UAT Analyst
South East

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, UAT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring UAT Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration

UAT Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP