Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 6 months to 23 July 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.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 31 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +16
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 26 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.09% 3.19% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 4.21% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 23
Warwickshire median daily rate £303 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.69% +22.50% -
10th Percentile £278 £306 £139
90th Percentile £555 £528 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £368 £300
% change year-on-year -4.76% +22.50% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.44% +12.50% -6.98%
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -13.04%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 534 665 501
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 84.09% 75.74% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 410 259
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £217 £248 £213
90th Percentile £556 £551 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 25 60
Warwickshire median hourly rate £23.95 £20.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.83% -26.79% +31.76%
10th Percentile £12.80 £13.40 £15.18
90th Percentile £43.20 £29.98 £38.96
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.02 £23.00
% change year-on-year +17.53% -26.01% +27.78%

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing User Acceptance Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warwickshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warwickshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for User Acceptance Testing in Warwickshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in Warwickshire

User Acceptance Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing User Acceptance Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +11 14 £308 -16.33% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon +8 2 £465 +16.25% 1
Leamington Spa -6 1 - -
User Acceptance Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 12 (46.15%) Scenario Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Functional Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Change Management
3 8 (30.77%) Test Planning
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
4 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Use Case
5 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) SAP
6 5 (19.23%) Data Management
6 5 (19.23%) System Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Business Change Management
7 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Validation
7 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
8 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Automotive
8 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.54%) Logical Data Model

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (3.85%) Papyrus
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Essbase
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Documentation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) UAT Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Scenario Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Change Management
2 10 (38.46%) Functional Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Test Planning
4 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Migration
5 6 (23.08%) Use Case
6 5 (19.23%) Data Management
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Business Change Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
7 4 (15.38%) Validation
8 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) CIPD
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
2 1 (3.85%) Guidewire
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy