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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 37 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 22 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.99% 3.26% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 4.79% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 17
Average daily rate
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£379 £328 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £156 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +20.00%
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
526 522 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.37% 67.97% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 301 298
Average daily rate £391 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -87.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 14 (34.15%) Finance
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
4 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 7 (17.07%) ISEB
5 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) Banking
5 7 (17.07%) Validation
5 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) Data Reconciliation
5 7 (17.07%) Data Validation
6 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
6 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
7 5 (12.20%) QA
8 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
8 4 (9.76%) HP
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle
8 4 (9.76%) CRM
8 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Change Management
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.32%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.32%) Data Migration

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.88%) Data Mart
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Toad
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Test Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Test Coordinator
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Data Validation
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
2 7 (17.07%) Validation
2 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (17.07%) Data Reconciliation
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) CRM
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) ETL
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) ABAP
2 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
1 4 (9.76%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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