The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 52 47 50
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 8 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.25% 1.98% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.57% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Median daily rate £450 £275 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -36.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £339 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% +13.88%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 507 505 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.34% 76.86% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 347 410
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Wiltshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Swindon -2 7 £450 +63.63%
User Acceptance Testing
South West

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.53%) QlikView
7 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Law
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PP
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PP-PI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Data Mart
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QlikView Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Process Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Process Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP PI Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
2 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Murex
3 1 (5.26%) Talend