The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 7.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -6.25% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.45
% change year-on-year +21.95% +11.11%  

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 Gatwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75 40 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 83.33% 88.89% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick 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 Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Gatwick over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Gatwick

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Kanban
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) iBeacon
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) EPoS
4 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Server+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) iBeacon
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Kanban
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Software Delivery
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP