The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had UAT Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UAT Test Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1731 1476 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.44% 95.60% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1008 814 625
Median daily rate £383 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 70 68
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

UAT Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured UAT Test Manager in the job title.

UAT Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UAT Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Test Manager across the Manchester region.

UAT Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, UAT Test Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring UAT Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle