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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Manager
Rank 616 610 598
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 32 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.086% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.091% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 27
Median daily rate £456 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
- +14.09%
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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 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 28 September 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 +12 29 £469 +1.35% 5
London -15 11 £463 -7.50% 4
South West +12 6 £475 +10.78%
West Midlands - 4 £365 -
City of London +22 3 £550 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire +9 3 £500 +42.85%
Bristol +2 3 £475 -13.63%
Scotland 0 3 £405 -10.00%
Sheffield - 3 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £500 -
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £563 -
North West - 2 - - 1
Gloucester - 2 £563 -
Wiltshire +8 1 - -
South East +7 1 £375 -
Edinburgh +3 1 £425 -5.55%
East Midlands -4 1 £525 +35.48%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £380 -
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £385 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Galashiels - 1 - -

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 89 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (41.57%) Finance
3 26 (29.21%) Test Management
4 23 (25.84%) Test Strategy
5 20 (22.47%) Defect Management
6 19 (21.35%) Banking
6 19 (21.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (17.98%) Test Scripting
7 16 (17.98%) QA
8 14 (15.73%) Migration
9 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (14.61%) System Integration Testing
9 13 (14.61%) Test Planning
10 12 (13.48%) Integration Testing
10 12 (13.48%) ISEB
11 11 (12.36%) Retail
12 10 (11.24%) SAP
13 9 (10.11%) Test Automation
14 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.99%) Project Management
15 7 (7.87%) Oracle
15 7 (7.87%) JIRA
15 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
16 6 (6.74%) Retail Banking
16 6 (6.74%) Manual Testing
16 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
16 6 (6.74%) Regression Testing
16 6 (6.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 6 (6.74%) Functional Testing
17 5 (5.62%) HP Quality Center

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 (3.37%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) HFM
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Maximo
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Office 365
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Skype
1 2 (2.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.12%) GIS
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) JIRA
2 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.12%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Banking
3 11 (12.36%) Retail
4 6 (6.74%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Marketing
6 3 (3.37%) Electronics
6 3 (3.37%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.37%) Legal
6 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Automotive
8 1 (1.12%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.12%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) User Experience
3 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (29.21%) Test Management
3 23 (25.84%) Test Strategy
4 20 (22.47%) Defect Management
5 19 (21.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (17.98%) Test Scripting
7 14 (15.73%) Migration
8 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (14.61%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (14.61%) Test Planning
9 12 (13.48%) Integration Testing
10 9 (10.11%) Test Automation
11 8 (8.99%) Project Management
12 6 (6.74%) Functional Testing
12 6 (6.74%) Manual Testing
12 6 (6.74%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.74%) Regression Testing
13 5 (5.62%) Data Migration
13 5 (5.62%) SDLC
13 5 (5.62%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) C
1 2 (2.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) ISEB
2 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.49%) PMP
4 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) Degree
6 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.98%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) SAP
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.62%) HP
5 3 (3.37%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.25%) IBM
6 2 (2.25%) Lotus
7 1 (1.12%) ESRI
7 1 (1.12%) JDA
7 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.12%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com