Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 51 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.75% 0.76% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.88% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
East Sussex median daily rate £481 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -1.32% +16.03%
10th Percentile £364 £333 £336
90th Percentile £623 £398 £411
South East median daily rate £419 £403 £350
% change year-on-year +4.04% +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +15.70% +51.25% +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 453 455 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 84.83% 86.50% 83.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 299 348
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -
10th Percentile £275 £231 £253
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.00 £11.93 £17.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -32.48% -6.21%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.50 £10.84
90th Percentile £16.68 £65.70 £38.85
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.66 £24.06
% change year-on-year +27.16% -18.29% +11.65%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -1 1 £363 -3.33% 2
Hove - 1 £600 -
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 2 (50.00%) Broadband
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow