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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
Rank 16 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.08% 1.14% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.50% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £500 £725 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +229.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.43 £26.60 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-8.15% +86.66%
User Acceptance Testing
England

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
90 133 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.23% 76.00% 66.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 45
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

User Acceptance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing User Acceptance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) Case Management
4 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Behat
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Symfony
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Docker
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Behat
1 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
1 2 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Case Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Hyperion
3 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (8.33%) JDA