Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 19 June 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 24 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.74% 4.10% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 4.69% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 28
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.25% -13.24%
10th Percentile £354 £362 £276
90th Percentile £478 £550 £446
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £485 £400
% change year-on-year -17.53% +21.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 772 703 899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 88.13% 87.33% 86.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 420 476
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £404 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.67% -5.66% +6.00%
10th Percentile £272 £255 £248
90th Percentile £550 £538 £624
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 17
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £15.43 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.38% +2.83% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.38 £12.40
90th Percentile £47.25 £24.57 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £16.03 £16.09
% change year-on-year +6.08% -0.40% -4.37%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Nottinghamshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Nottingham -17 23 £400 -5.88% 7
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) IVR
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) XML
5 4 (16.67%) XSD
5 4 (16.67%) XSLT
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Genesys
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) WFM
5 4 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) WPF
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) MVVM
5 4 (16.67%) Relational Database

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JMeter
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
3 1 (4.17%) TestPartner
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Genesys Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (16.67%) WCF Developer
4 4 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Development Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Development Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (16.67%) WCF
3 4 (16.67%) WPF
3 4 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) XSD
3 4 (16.67%) XSLT
4 2 (8.33%) Behat
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) Doctrine
4 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.17%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) IVR
2 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) CentOS
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile Engagement
2 4 (16.67%) MVVM
2 4 (16.67%) TDD
2 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) WFM
3 3 (12.50%) BDD
3 3 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Java 8
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Genesys
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Zend
3 1 (4.17%) Ariba
3 1 (4.17%) VMware