Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 23 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)
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 3.85% 3.51% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.50% 4.30% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Uxbridge median daily rate £279 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.36% - -
Hillingdon median daily rate £240 £350 £315
% change year-on-year -31.43% +11.11% -28.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate - - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate - - -

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 Uxbridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 111 93 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 85.38% 81.58% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 73
Uxbridge median daily rate £325 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £65 £233 £201
90th Percentile £538 £493 £475
Hillingdon median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Uxbridge median hourly rate £20.50 £21.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.75% +14.47% +35.33%
10th Percentile £12.45 £15.10 £16.15
90th Percentile £28.15 £28.75 £43.50
Hillingdon median hourly rate £20.50 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.75% +14.47% +35.33%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Uxbridge

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) DNA

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Testing Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA