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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 59 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 9 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 2.01% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.61% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £475 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.22 £30.91 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.65% +128.96%
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
591 499 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.74% 77.13% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 319 311
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £554 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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
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 5 December 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 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 8 (21.05%) Change Management
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle
4 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma
5 7 (18.42%) ISEB
5 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle iProcurement
7 5 (13.16%) Cash Management
7 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (13.16%) General Ledger
7 5 (13.16%) Degree
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum

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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) General Ledger
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.26%) Billing
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Business Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Business Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Process Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.26%) QA Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.26%) CSS
2 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) jQuery
2 2 (5.26%) LINQ
2 2 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) Data Structures
3 4 (10.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Change Management
1 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
1 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
2 7 (18.42%) Six Sigma
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Cash Management
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (10.53%) ITSM
5 4 (10.53%) Kanban
5 4 (10.53%) Logistics
5 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) C
2 2 (5.26%) C#
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (18.42%) ISEB
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) GMP
2 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow