The table below looks at the statistics for the UAT Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAT Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Manager
Rank 152 139 130
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.061% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £475 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £409 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +6.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UAT Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3564 3084 2661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.04% 94.28% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2143 1714 1351
Average daily rate £386 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 186 201
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

UAT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UAT Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UAT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UAT Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

UAT Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

UAT Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £475 -
Cheshire - 3 £475 -
UAT Manager
England

UAT Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited UAT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UAT Manager in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

UAT Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited UAT Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UAT Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (16.67%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP