Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 17 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 29 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.61% 0.47% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.61% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £475 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +41.79% -16.25%
10th Percentile £273 £463 £235
90th Percentile £458 £488 £513
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £353 £425
% change year-on-year +9.93% -17.06% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £175.00

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 207 165 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 83.13% 77.83% 80.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 103 84
Peterborough median daily rate £388 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £227 £206 £111
90th Percentile £565 £475 £513
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 20 19
Peterborough median hourly rate £15.00 £15.16 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.02% -20.24% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.58 £10.46 £9.00
90th Percentile £23.75 £25.00 £35.17
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -25.68% +100.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Peterborough

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Peterborough

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Peterborough over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (25.00%) Gantt Chart
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Gantt Chart
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Polycom
1 1 (25.00%) VMware