The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had UAT Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Manager
Rank 594 589 570
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 49 57 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.11% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 21
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £463 £398
% change year-on-year
-10.54% +16.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

UAT Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured UAT Manager in the job title.

UAT Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UAT Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Manager within the UK.

UAT Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

UAT Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UAT Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Manager within the UK.

UAT Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -16 44 £431 -1.42% 7
London +2 20 £488 +14.70% 1
City of London +50 6 £513 +13.88%
West Midlands -21 6 £380 +1.33%
South West +3 5 £408 -6.85% 3
Scotland -3 5 £413 -17.50%
Bristol +1 4 £438 - 1
Yorkshire +5 3 £425 +21.42%
South East -14 3 £400 +0.62% 1
Scottish Borders - 3 - -
Galashiels - 3 - -
East Midlands +2 2 £525 +10.52%
North West -6 2 £275 -44.16% 1
North East - 2 £483 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £483 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £483 -
Leeds - 2 £425 -
East of England +17 1 £380 -
Hertfordshire +13 1 £380 -
Nottinghamshire -2 1 - -
Nottingham -3 1 - -
Dorset -3 1 £408 -
Surrey -7 1 £438 -2.77%
Birmingham -12 1 £380 +1.33%
Edinburgh -16 1 £425 -15.00%
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Solihull - 1 - -

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, UAT 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 featuring UAT Manager in the job title.

1 113 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 49 (43.36%) Finance
3 32 (28.32%) Test Management
4 30 (26.55%) Test Strategy
5 25 (22.12%) Test Scripting
5 25 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (19.47%) Banking
7 19 (16.81%) Defect Management
8 18 (15.93%) Migration
9 17 (15.04%) Retail
10 15 (13.27%) Integration Testing
10 15 (13.27%) QA
10 15 (13.27%) System Integration Testing
11 13 (11.50%) Regression Testing
11 13 (11.50%) SAP
12 12 (10.62%) ISEB
13 11 (9.73%) Project Management
13 11 (9.73%) JIRA
13 11 (9.73%) ISTQB
13 11 (9.73%) Test Planning
13 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (7.96%) CRM
15 9 (7.96%) Retail Banking
15 9 (7.96%) Test Automation
16 8 (7.08%) Functional Testing
16 8 (7.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 8 (7.08%) SDLC
16 8 (7.08%) HP

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.77%) CMS
2 2 (1.77%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.77%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
2 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.77%) HFM
2 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.88%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Skype
1 2 (1.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) JIRA
2 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.77%) Selenium
3 2 (1.77%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.77%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.88%) TestComplete
General
1 49 (43.36%) Finance
2 22 (19.47%) Banking
3 17 (15.04%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.31%) Marketing
5 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.42%) Electronics
6 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
8 1 (0.88%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) HTML
1 2 (1.77%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.88%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.54%) User Experience
3 2 (1.77%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 32 (28.32%) Test Management
3 30 (26.55%) Test Strategy
4 25 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (22.12%) Test Scripting
5 22 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (16.81%) Defect Management
7 18 (15.93%) Migration
8 15 (13.27%) Integration Testing
8 15 (13.27%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (11.50%) Regression Testing
10 11 (9.73%) Project Management
10 11 (9.73%) Test Planning
11 10 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.96%) CRM
12 9 (7.96%) Test Automation
13 8 (7.08%) Functional Testing
13 8 (7.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 8 (7.08%) SDLC
14 7 (6.19%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.54%) Java
2 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.77%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) ISEB
2 11 (9.73%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.54%) PMP
4 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) Degree
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (11.50%) SAP
2 8 (7.08%) HP
3 6 (5.31%) Oracle
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.77%) hybris
5 2 (1.77%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.77%) IBM
5 2 (1.77%) Lotus
6 1 (0.88%) ATG
6 1 (0.88%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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