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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing Manager
UK
Rank 557 583 602
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +19
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 45 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.085% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.089% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 16
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £437 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
+2.76% +2.40%
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 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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +35 32 £450 - 1
London +30 19 £475 +2.70%
West Wales - 10 £470 -
Wales - 10 £470 -
Swansea - 10 £470 -
City of London +15 5 £600 +60.00%
South East +22 3 £400 -
West Midlands +3 3 £400 - 1
East of England - 3 £425 -
Hampshire +1 2 £400 -
North East - 2 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 -
North West +17 1 - -
Edinburgh +11 1 £500 +14.28%
Manchester +9 1 - -
Scotland +8 1 £500 +11.11%
Coventry -4 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £400 -
Winchester - 1 £400 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 75 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (37.33%) Finance
3 20 (26.67%) ISEB
3 20 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.67%) ISTQB
5 14 (18.67%) SAP
5 14 (18.67%) Defect Management
6 13 (17.33%) QA
6 13 (17.33%) Banking
7 11 (14.67%) Test Management
8 10 (13.33%) MS Office
9 9 (12.00%) Test Planning
10 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (10.67%) Project Management
10 8 (10.67%) Migration
10 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.67%) JIRA
11 7 (9.33%) Oracle
11 7 (9.33%) ERP
11 7 (9.33%) Test Strategy
12 6 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
12 6 (8.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 6 (8.00%) Retail
13 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
13 5 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
14 4 (5.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing

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 2 (2.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.33%) HFM
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.33%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
1 1 (1.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.33%) GIS
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.67%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.33%) TestLink
4 1 (1.33%) TestRail
4 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.33%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (37.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.67%) Advertising
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.67%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.33%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) Law
7 1 (1.33%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) REST
1 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) User Experience
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Derivative
2 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Unix
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 20 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.67%) Defect Management
5 11 (14.67%) Test Management
6 9 (12.00%) Test Planning
7 8 (10.67%) Migration
7 8 (10.67%) Project Management
7 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.33%) ERP
8 7 (9.33%) Test Strategy
9 6 (8.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 6 (8.00%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.33%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.33%) ITIL
11 4 (5.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.33%) Regression Testing
11 4 (5.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) C
1 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) ISEB
2 14 (18.67%) ISTQB
3 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (2.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) QA
2 3 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.33%) EMIR
3 1 (1.33%) IFRS
3 1 (1.33%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.33%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) SAP
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.67%) HP
4 2 (2.67%) JDA
5 1 (1.33%) BMC
5 1 (1.33%) ESRI
5 1 (1.33%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.33%) hybris
5 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.33%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.33%) Saba
5 1 (1.33%) webMethods
5 1 (1.33%) WorldPay