Period
to 15 October 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 15 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 58 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 -36 +17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 14 19 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.93% 2.18% 7.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.51% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 51
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £440 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £360 £313 £306
90th Percentile £539 £550 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £371 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -15.14% +6.06% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year +3.75% +39.13% -

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 618 756 892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.36% 86.80% 87.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 478 482
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £296 £275 £281
90th Percentile £550 £550 £602
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 13
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.65 £13.23 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.93% +5.80% -7.06%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.00 £10.52
90th Percentile £33.45 £28.50 £20.95
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.04%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 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
Nottingham +2 14 £440 +17.33% 3
User Acceptance Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 7 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) Java EE
2 7 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
4 5 (35.71%) Swagger
4 5 (35.71%) Puppet
4 5 (35.71%) JPA
4 5 (35.71%) DbUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Ansible
4 5 (35.71%) Gradle
4 5 (35.71%) JBoss
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit

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 5 (35.71%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) DbUnit
3 5 (35.71%) Gradle
3 5 (35.71%) JMeter
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 5 (35.71%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 7 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (50.00%) Java EE
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) JPA
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Swagger
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) JAX-RS
4 4 (28.57%) JSF
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) Behat
5 1 (7.14%) Doctrine
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 7 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) BDD
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.14%) MVVM
7 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
7 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) V-Model
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Java 8
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vCloud
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Zend