The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 35 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 13 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.40% 2.71% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 3.60% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Average daily rate £375 £360 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £242 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £415 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £21.95 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +8.39%
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 250 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 81.68% 75.30% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 135 144
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 26
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 9 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (26.67%) Use Case
4 8 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 8 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
5 7 (23.33%) User Stories
5 7 (23.33%) Target Operating Model
5 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
5 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
5 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (23.33%) BPR
5 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) CRM
6 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.67%) Business Development
7 5 (16.67%) Fault Management
7 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (16.67%) UML
7 5 (16.67%) RAD

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) MS Access
3 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Power BI
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Automotive
2 4 (13.33%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
4 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Analyst
2 13 (43.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Process Mapping Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.33%) UAT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) PDA
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
1 10 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 9 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Use Case
4 7 (23.33%) BPR
4 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
4 7 (23.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Target Operating Model
4 7 (23.33%) User Stories
4 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.00%) CRM
5 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (16.67%) Business Development
6 5 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ACCA
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) JDA
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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