Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 17 October 2018 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 54 58
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.06% 1.49% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.71% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
East Sussex median daily rate £335 £438 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.43% +15.13% +15.15%
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £38.00 £34.43 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.38% +72.13% +5.82%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 509 468 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 89.93% 86.99% 85.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 314 294
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £254
90th Percentile £581 £538 £554
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £19.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.85% +67.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.17 £12.30
90th Percentile £43.75 £101.25 £33.75
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -2.17%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in East Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in East Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in East Sussex over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in East Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in East Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Brighton -5 4 £320 -20.00%
Hove - 1 £600 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) Fintech
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) UAT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Salesforce.com