The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 23 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)
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 4.44% 1.57% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 1.72% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £363 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.58% -0.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.35% -19.09%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 174 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 86.67% 91.10% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 139 88
Median daily rate £400 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.27% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 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 Crawley region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Test Management
2 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) SAP
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) SSADM
6 1 (11.11%) RUP
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Integration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Test Management
2 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Statistics
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle