The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 63 56
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 11 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.23% 1.75% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.97% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £365 £410 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.97% +31.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 429 660 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.84% 89.07% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 411 302
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in West Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in West Sussex

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 6 £363 -11.58%
Horsham - 1 - - 1
User Acceptance Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 12 (48.00%) SAP
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
1 12 (48.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Defect Management
3 10 (40.00%) Test Management
4 9 (36.00%) QA
5 8 (32.00%) ISEB
5 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (16.00%) Kanban
8 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
8 4 (16.00%) Analytics
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Sybase
9 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.00%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (8.00%) XML

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CCM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.00%) BODI
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 5 (20.00%) SAP Test Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum Master
4 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) HR Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Test Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Database Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Payroll Manager
7 1 (4.00%) SAP BusinessObjects Integrator
7 1 (4.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 11 (44.00%) Defect Management
3 10 (40.00%) Test Management
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) Kanban
6 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
9 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ISEB
1 8 (32.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Sybase
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Zoho
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