Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 20 November 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 34 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +16
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.09% 1.97% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.28% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 17
Middlesex median daily rate £438 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -1.67% -20.89%
10th Percentile £327 £353 £260
90th Percentile £469 £389 £450
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £20.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year +55.00% -24.81% +12.95%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 224 307 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 86.49% 86.48% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 181 139
Middlesex median daily rate £445 £413 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +4.17% +2.19%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £548 £550 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.75 £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.33% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £30.58 £23.70 £13.18
90th Percentile £33.53 £42.60 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Middlesex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Middlesex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Middlesex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Middlesex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) GxP
4 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Deployment Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GxP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Capita
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com