The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
England / North West
Rank - 150 139
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.078% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.082% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2500 3644 2924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.72% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 2167 1690
Median daily rate £375 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 168 187
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £50.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

UAT Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

UAT Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UAT Test 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 Test Manager across the North West region.

UAT Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 North West region featuring UAT Test Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay