Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 21 November 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 47 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.61% 2.36% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 2.88% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 15
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +10.53%
10th Percentile £360 £320 £289
90th Percentile £475 £460 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £394 £338
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £43.50

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 606 555 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 84.17% 81.86% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 410 521
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.55% -25.09%
10th Percentile £12.10 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -16.88% +13.24% +23.64%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Swindon

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 25 (96.15%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (46.15%) Data Security
6 10 (38.46%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
6 10 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) CRM
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 7 (26.92%) XML
8 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
8 7 (26.92%) JSON
8 7 (26.92%) Data Quality
8 7 (26.92%) Data Transformation
8 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
8 7 (26.92%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (26.92%) Post-Production
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
9 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
9 5 (19.23%) Performance Management
9 5 (19.23%) People Management
10 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (15.38%) QA
10 4 (15.38%) PMO

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.85%) JMeter
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (96.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Billing
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Functional Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Procurement Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) HR Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Business Change Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) HR Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials Functional Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) JSON
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) RIA
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Data Security
2 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (26.92%) CRM
4 7 (26.92%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
4 7 (26.92%) Data Transformation
4 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 7 (26.92%) Post-Production
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) People Management
5 5 (19.23%) Performance Management
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) Data Quality
2 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
3 4 (15.38%) PMO
3 4 (15.38%) QA
4 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Veracode