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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Manager
Rank 602 598 600
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 42 57 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.099% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.10% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 22
Median daily rate £423 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +20.00%
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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +3 39 £420 -9.18% 2
London -19 15 £500 +5.26% 2
South West +8 8 £475 +8.57%
West Midlands -27 5 £380 +1.33%
City of London +28 4 £650 +30.00% 1
Bristol +2 4 £438 -
Scotland -2 3 £425 -12.82%
North West - 3 £275 -
South East 0 2 £388 +3.33%
North East - 2 £483 -
Scottish Borders - 2 - -
Galashiels - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £483 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £563 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £483 -
Gloucester - 2 £563 -
Dorset -2 1 £408 -
East Midlands -2 1 £525 +5.00%
Yorkshire -4 1 - -
Edinburgh -10 1 £425 -12.82%
Birmingham -14 1 £380 +1.33%
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £420 -

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 98 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 44 (44.90%) Finance
3 31 (31.63%) Test Strategy
4 28 (28.57%) Test Management
5 23 (23.47%) Banking
6 21 (21.43%) Defect Management
7 20 (20.41%) Test Scripting
7 20 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (16.33%) QA
10 15 (15.31%) Migration
11 14 (14.29%) Retail
12 13 (13.27%) System Integration Testing
13 12 (12.24%) Test Planning
13 12 (12.24%) Integration Testing
13 12 (12.24%) ISEB
14 11 (11.22%) Project Management
14 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (10.20%) SAP
15 10 (10.20%) Regression Testing
16 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
16 9 (9.18%) Retail Banking
17 8 (8.16%) ISTQB
18 7 (7.14%) JIRA
18 7 (7.14%) Manual Testing
18 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (7.14%) Oracle
18 7 (7.14%) CRM
18 7 (7.14%) SDLC
18 7 (7.14%) Functional 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 (3.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.04%) CMS
2 2 (2.04%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Project
3 2 (2.04%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.04%) HFM
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Maximo
3 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Skype
1 2 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.02%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (44.90%) Finance
2 23 (23.47%) Banking
3 14 (14.29%) Retail
4 9 (9.18%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.08%) Marketing
6 3 (3.06%) Electronics
6 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
1 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (31.63%) Test Strategy
3 28 (28.57%) Test Management
4 21 (21.43%) Defect Management
5 20 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (20.41%) Test Scripting
6 18 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (15.31%) Migration
8 13 (13.27%) System Integration Testing
9 12 (12.24%) Integration Testing
9 12 (12.24%) Test Planning
10 11 (11.22%) Project Management
11 10 (10.20%) Regression Testing
12 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.14%) CRM
13 7 (7.14%) Functional Testing
13 7 (7.14%) Manual Testing
13 7 (7.14%) SDLC
14 6 (6.12%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.04%) Java
1 2 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) ISEB
2 8 (8.16%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.08%) PMP
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) Degree
6 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.33%) QA
2 3 (3.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) SAP
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) HP
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.04%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.04%) IBM
4 2 (2.04%) Lotus
5 1 (1.02%) ATG
5 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com