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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Manager
Rank 585 599 603
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 53 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.078% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.083% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 21
Median daily rate £470 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £365 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £605 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.76%
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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 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 1 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 +15 49 £473 +11.17% 4
London -2 25 £475 +11.76% 2
City of London +37 9 £475 +5.55% 2
South West +4 5 £429 +31.92% 1
Bristol +8 4 £450 +38.46% 1
South East +3 4 £400 -4.76%
West Midlands -18 4 £420 +12.00% 1
Scotland -23 4 £400 -20.00%
West Yorkshire +5 3 £425 +6.25%
Yorkshire +3 3 £425 +6.25%
East Midlands -1 3 £613 +44.11%
Scottish Borders - 3 - -
Galashiels - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +19 2 £380 -
East of England +12 2 £380 -
Leeds -3 2 £425 +6.25%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £483 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £483 -
North East - 2 £483 -
North West -8 1 £275 -44.16%
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
Cheshire - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 £438 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £408 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £700 -

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 109 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 46 (42.20%) Finance
3 31 (28.44%) Test Management
4 29 (26.61%) Test Strategy
5 25 (22.94%) Test Scripting
6 23 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (18.35%) Banking
9 17 (15.60%) Retail
9 17 (15.60%) Defect Management
10 15 (13.76%) Migration
11 14 (12.84%) SAP
11 14 (12.84%) QA
12 12 (11.01%) System Integration Testing
12 12 (11.01%) Integration Testing
12 12 (11.01%) Project Management
13 11 (10.09%) Regression Testing
14 10 (9.17%) JIRA
14 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (8.26%) Test Automation
15 9 (8.26%) CRM
15 9 (8.26%) ISEB
16 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (7.34%) ISTQB
16 8 (7.34%) Retail Banking
16 8 (7.34%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 8 (7.34%) Test Planning
16 8 (7.34%) Functional Testing
16 8 (7.34%) SDLC
17 7 (6.42%) Marketing

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 (2.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
3 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 4 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.83%) HFM
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Maximo
3 1 (0.92%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.92%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) VoIP
2 1 (0.92%) Skype
Development Applications
1 10 (9.17%) JIRA
2 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.83%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.83%) Selenium
3 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.83%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.92%) TestComplete
General
1 46 (42.20%) Finance
2 20 (18.35%) Banking
3 17 (15.60%) Retail
4 8 (7.34%) Retail Banking
5 7 (6.42%) Marketing
6 5 (4.59%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.67%) Electronics
7 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.83%) Automotive
10 1 (0.92%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.92%) Games
10 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) HTML
1 2 (1.83%) XML
2 1 (0.92%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.92%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.92%) Web Services
2 1 (0.92%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.75%) User Experience
3 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 31 (28.44%) Test Management
3 29 (26.61%) Test Strategy
4 25 (22.94%) Test Scripting
5 23 (21.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (15.60%) Defect Management
8 15 (13.76%) Migration
9 12 (11.01%) Integration Testing
9 12 (11.01%) Project Management
9 12 (11.01%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (10.09%) Regression Testing
11 9 (8.26%) CRM
11 9 (8.26%) Test Automation
12 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.34%) Functional Testing
12 8 (7.34%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 8 (7.34%) SDLC
12 8 (7.34%) Test Planning
13 6 (5.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.67%) Java
2 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) ISEB
2 8 (7.34%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.67%) PMP
4 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) Degree
5 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.92%) MBA
5 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.84%) SAP
2 7 (6.42%) HP
2 7 (6.42%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.83%) hybris
4 2 (1.83%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
4 2 (1.83%) JDA
5 1 (0.92%) ATG
5 1 (0.92%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.92%) Lotus
5 1 (0.92%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
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