The table below looks at the statistics for User Acceptance Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 19 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.04% 1.99% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.76% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£410 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £21.94 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.84% -40.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
114 145 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.55% 72.14% 65.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 45 65
Average daily rate £470 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £340 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -46.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

User Acceptance Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) Data Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Juju
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) LXC
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Juju
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HR Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Payroll Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Payroll Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Virtualisation
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Validation
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google
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