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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Manager
Rank 600 599 562
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -37
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 56 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.091% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.096% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 27
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £381 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.64%
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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 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
England 0 51 £475 +8.57% 1
London -6 28 £488 +11.42%
City of London +41 7 £475 +11.76%
East Midlands +16 6 £700 +64.70% 1
South East +1 5 £419 +5.34%
Scotland -24 5 £488 +2.63%
East of England +12 4 £475 -
Derbyshire - 4 £700 -
Yorkshire +14 3 £425 +6.25%
West Yorkshire +4 3 £425 +6.25%
Edinburgh -11 3 £500 +5.26%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Bristol +1 2 £450 -
Leeds -2 2 £425 +6.25%
South West -7 2 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £475 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 £475 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +4 1 - -
Hampshire -7 1 £475 +13.09%
Surrey - 1 £438 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Galashiels - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £400 -

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 101 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 45 (44.55%) Finance
3 27 (26.73%) Test Scripting
4 26 (25.74%) Test Management
5 25 (24.75%) Test Strategy
6 24 (23.76%) Banking
7 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (15.84%) Migration
9 16 (15.84%) Defect Management
10 15 (14.85%) Retail
11 14 (13.86%) QA
12 12 (11.88%) Project Management
12 12 (11.88%) SAP
13 11 (10.89%) ISEB
13 11 (10.89%) Integration Testing
14 10 (9.90%) Regression Testing
14 10 (9.90%) System Integration Testing
14 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (8.91%) Functional Testing
15 9 (8.91%) Oracle
15 9 (8.91%) JIRA
16 8 (7.92%) Retail Banking
16 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (7.92%) Test Automation
16 8 (7.92%) Test Planning
16 8 (7.92%) SDLC
17 7 (6.93%) ISTQB
17 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
17 7 (6.93%) System 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 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.98%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Confluence
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
2 4 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) Mingle
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Maximo
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.99%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) JIRA
2 3 (2.97%) Selenium
3 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.98%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.98%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.99%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (44.55%) Finance
2 24 (23.76%) Banking
3 15 (14.85%) Retail
4 8 (7.92%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.94%) Marketing
6 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.96%) Electronics
7 4 (3.96%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.97%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.99%) Automotive
9 1 (0.99%) Games
9 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) HTML
1 2 (1.98%) XML
2 1 (0.99%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.99%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.97%) User Experience
3 2 (1.98%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (26.73%) Test Scripting
3 26 (25.74%) Test Management
4 25 (24.75%) Test Strategy
5 22 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (15.84%) Defect Management
7 16 (15.84%) Migration
8 12 (11.88%) Project Management
9 11 (10.89%) Integration Testing
10 10 (9.90%) Regression Testing
10 10 (9.90%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (8.91%) Functional Testing
12 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.92%) SDLC
12 8 (7.92%) Test Automation
12 8 (7.92%) Test Planning
13 7 (6.93%) Programme Management
13 7 (6.93%) System Testing
14 6 (5.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) Java
2 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) ISEB
2 7 (6.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.96%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.96%) PMP
4 3 (2.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.99%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) SAP
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle
3 6 (5.94%) HP
4 2 (1.98%) hybris
4 2 (1.98%) IBM
4 2 (1.98%) JDA
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) ATG
5 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.99%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.99%) RedPrairie