Period
to 23 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a UAT Engineer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Surrey median daily rate £250 - -
South East median daily rate £250 £275 £325
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,782 1,961 2,481
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.63% 94.37% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,970 1,221 1,611
Surrey median daily rate £475 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% +9.68%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £244
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 118 133
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £19.21 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% -14.61% +22.58%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.31 £11.05
90th Percentile £49.38 £41.65 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.37
% change year-on-year +2.86% -9.67% +19.22%

UAT Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Woking - 4 £250 -
UAT Engineer
South East

UAT Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, UAT Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring UAT Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) XQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Content Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Content Development
2 2 (50.00%) Legal

UAT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Content Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA