Period
to 24 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 24 September 2020 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)
London > South London
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 73 109
Rank change year-on-year +29 +36 -17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 31 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South London 2.34% 2.63% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.93% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 24
Median daily rate £600 £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.65% +6.11% +5.88%
London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.48 -
London median hourly rate £48.75 £14.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +248.21% -67.06% +123.68%

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 South London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 279 1,058 1,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 93.31% 89.89% 90.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 803 1,254
Median daily rate £475 £475 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.86% +7.37%
10th Percentile £303 £325 £350
90th Percentile £585 £646 £650
London median daily rate £513 £515 £500
% change year-on-year -0.49% +3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 23
Median hourly rate £43.00 £44.13 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.55% +0.86% -6.91%
10th Percentile £34.70 £19.93 £22.78
90th Percentile £49.01 £52.10 £47.83
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +52.17% +2.22% -2.17%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in South London

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in South London.

Daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in South London

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in South London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in South London over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in South London

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in South London.

Hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in South London

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 South London region over the 6 months to 24 September 2020. 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
Sutton - 3 £525 -
Croydon +13 1 £340 -25.48%
User Acceptance Testing
London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, 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 South London region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 3 (42.86%) Power BI
3 3 (42.86%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) Power Platform
3 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (42.86%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Informatics
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle CX

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 4 (57.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Power Platform
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle CX
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) GitLab
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
2 1 (14.29%) REST Assured
2 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
2 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle CRM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Power BI Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Gathering
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Informatics
3 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Workday