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 3 months to 26 June 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)
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 3.28% 3.39% 6.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £244 £240 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -26.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +7.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 47 50 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 77.05% 84.75% 89.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 31
Median daily rate £90 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 26 June 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Murex MxML
3 1 (25.00%) IAG
3 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Murex
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Steward
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Murex Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Stewardship
1 2 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) IAG
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Murex
1 1 (25.00%) SAP