The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 38 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 35 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.29% 3.36% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 4.38% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 3
Median daily rate £356 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £158 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £485 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.11%
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
668 571 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.96% 76.85% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 380 318
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £19.50 £7.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) ISEB
3 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
4 12 (21.82%) Test Scripting
4 12 (21.82%) ITIL
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle
5 10 (18.18%) Migration
5 10 (18.18%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) Project Management
6 9 (16.36%) Six Sigma
6 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.55%) Requirements Engineering
7 8 (14.55%) Data Structures
7 8 (14.55%) Kanban
7 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
7 8 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (14.55%) UML
7 8 (14.55%) Change Management
7 8 (14.55%) ITSM
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (10.91%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (10.91%) ServiceNow
9 6 (10.91%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (10.91%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (9.09%) GAP Analysis

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (3.64%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.82%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.82%) SAP CS
5 1 (1.82%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (1.82%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
1 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.82%) QlikView
1 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Analyst
2 22 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Business IT Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) IT Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) IT Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
4 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Business Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Environment Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Project Change Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.64%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) EPoS
4 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Business Analysis
2 12 (21.82%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Test Scripting
3 10 (18.18%) Migration
3 10 (18.18%) Scrum
4 9 (16.36%) Project Management
4 9 (16.36%) Six Sigma
4 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (14.55%) Change Management
5 8 (14.55%) Data Migration
5 8 (14.55%) ITSM
5 8 (14.55%) Kanban
5 8 (14.55%) Requirements Engineering
5 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
5 8 (14.55%) UML
6 5 (9.09%) Cash Management
6 5 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 3 (5.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) ISEB
2 8 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.27%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) BMC
5 1 (1.82%) Cognos
5 1 (1.82%) JDA
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
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