The first table below looks at the demand for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 11 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 Coventry 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 37 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 6 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 2.03% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.56% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +14.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -22.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
316 156 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.08% 79.19% 70.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 47 116
Average daily rate £376 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.96% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 22 10
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 £26.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (40.00%) SAP
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
1 4 (40.00%) SAP SD
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (30.00%) VMS
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) ENOVIA
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SAP ALE
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (10.00%) Retail-J
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (10.00%) ENOVIA
2 1 (10.00%) Retail-J
2 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) HP