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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
Rank 162 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UAT Test 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
3815 3671 2928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.52% 94.44% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2307 1966 1547
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 227 197
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Test Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 2 - -
UAT Test Manager
England

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 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 North West region featuring UAT Test Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (40.00%) Zephyr
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle