The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwick 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 27 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)
Warwickshire / Warwick
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 6.48% 3.38% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 4.65% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £340 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Warwick with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 88 172 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick 81.48% 72.57% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 123 56
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27%  
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 Warwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwick 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 Warwick

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warwick

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Warwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warwick

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warwick region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
1 8 (61.54%) Scenario Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
4 4 (30.77%) Validation
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
4 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Business Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick 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 (7.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Change Management
1 8 (61.54%) Scenario Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Use Case
4 4 (30.77%) Business Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Data Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Validation
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) System Testing
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CIPD
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy