The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited User Acceptance Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank - 23 12
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 1.72% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.94% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -6.25% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £18.45
% change year-on-year +20.48% +12.46%  

User Acceptance Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 70 103 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 55.12% 88.79% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 23
Median daily rate £338 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing User Acceptance Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Solihull

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Solihull

User Acceptance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) JDA
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) E-business
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Infor
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Local Government
5 1 (16.67%) Capita
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

User Acceptance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 4 (66.67%) Back Office
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) E-Business Manager
3 2 (33.33%) ERP Manager
3 2 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 1 (16.67%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Supply Chain Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) UAT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) E-business
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) JDA
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) Infor
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware