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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 34 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.43% 3.91% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 4.88% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 4
Median daily rate £390 £334 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.76% -12.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £220 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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%

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
515 512 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.22% 80.13% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 329 277
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £8.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.00%) REST
4 6 (20.00%) jQuery
4 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Logistics
5 5 (16.67%) CSS3
5 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 5 (16.67%) System Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) XML
6 4 (13.33%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) GMP
6 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (13.33%) Kanban
6 4 (13.33%) Life Science
6 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) HTML5

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) gulp
2 3 (10.00%) JHipster
2 3 (10.00%) Protractor
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Toad
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.33%) Mocha
4 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Test Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (13.33%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) CSS
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) jQuery
2 6 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (16.67%) CSS3
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) Angular 2
5 3 (10.00%) Node.js
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
5 3 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Behat
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE
6 1 (3.33%) Sass
6 1 (3.33%) Twig
6 1 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Life Science
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Scrum
2 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Logistics
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (16.67%) System Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
4 4 (13.33%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) GMP
2 1 (3.33%) IFRS
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
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