Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sunderland 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 16 December 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)
Tyne and Wear > Sunderland
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 13 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 11.43% 1.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.39% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Sunderland median daily rate £281 - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £450 £320
% change year-on-year -23.33% +40.63% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sunderland median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £24.00 -

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 Sunderland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sunderland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 23 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sunderland 65.71% 66.67% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 20
Sunderland median daily rate £334 £320 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.30% +13.78% -
10th Percentile £201 £101 £200
90th Percentile £427 £378 £354
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £359 £410
% change year-on-year +8.60% -12.41% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Sunderland median hourly rate - £13.03 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.59% -4.69%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -35.71% +43.59% +5.23%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Sunderland

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Sunderland

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sunderland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Sunderland

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Sunderland region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sunderland 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Support
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com