The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 28 June 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 / West Bromwich
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing User Acceptance Testing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 11.11% 5.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27%  

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 West Bromwich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Bromwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6 16 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 66.67% 80.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 15
Median daily rate £500 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

User Acceptance Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

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

Job vacancy trend for User Acceptance Testing in West Bromwich

User Acceptance Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for User Acceptance Testing in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for User Acceptance Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate

User Acceptance Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Insight Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft