The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 46 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 15 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.10% 6.44% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 9.63% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 13
Average daily rate
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£310 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £375 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 405 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.02% 66.83% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.85% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.05 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing.

1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) SAP
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Data Mart
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) SUSE
5 4 (14.29%) SAP PM
5 4 (14.29%) Sun
5 4 (14.29%) CA
5 4 (14.29%) Toad
5 4 (14.29%) SSL
5 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 4 (14.29%) MS Office
5 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) Linux

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited User Acceptance Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 4 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SAP PM
2 3 (10.71%) SAP CS
2 3 (10.71%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (7.14%) SAP BPC
4 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
4 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
4 1 (3.57%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LDAP
1 4 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.86%) Data Mart
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) MS Access
4 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Private Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Billing
5 1 (3.57%) Military
5 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) SAP PM Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Tester
5 1 (3.57%) SAP CS Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Solaris
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Integration Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Web Development
2 4 (14.29%) Wealth Management
2 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) Test Management
4 2 (7.14%) Use Case
4 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
1 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
1 7 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Sun
3 4 (14.29%) CA
3 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 2 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.57%) HP
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