The table below looks at the statistics for the UAT Test Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UAT Test Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
Rank 605 585 566
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -19
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 23 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.047% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.049% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 11
Average daily rate £450 £440 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £371 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +13.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

UAT Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UAT Test Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

UAT Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UAT Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing UAT Test Manager within the UK.

UAT Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UAT Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

UAT Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

UAT Test Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Test Manager within the UK.

UAT Test Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

UAT Test Manager
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 16 £450 - 3
Scotland -3 7 £425 -1.16% 1
London +6 6 £550 +15.18% 1
Edinburgh -7 5 £425 -1.16% 1
South West +3 3 £360 -7.69% 1
North West -19 3 £463 +15.62%
Yorkshire -13 2 - -
Bath - 2 £360 - 1
Manchester - 2 £475 -
Somerset - 2 £360 - 1
Hampshire +7 1 £400 -
South East -1 1 £400 -17.94% 1
Wiltshire -5 1 £375 -3.84%
Swindon -5 1 £375 -3.84%
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -
Coventry - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

UAT Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UAT Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UAT Test Manager in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (54.00%) Finance
3 15 (30.00%) Test Management
4 14 (28.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (24.00%) Banking
6 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (18.00%) Migration
8 7 (14.00%) Retail
8 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (12.00%) HP
9 6 (12.00%) Oracle
10 5 (10.00%) Test Planning
10 5 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (8.00%) Retail Banking
11 4 (8.00%) JIRA
11 4 (8.00%) SAP
11 4 (8.00%) Project Management
12 3 (6.00%) IBM
12 3 (6.00%) ISEB
12 3 (6.00%) SQL
12 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
12 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
12 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
12 3 (6.00%) QA
12 3 (6.00%) Data Migration

UAT Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited UAT Test Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with UAT Test Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Mingle
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) MSTest
2 1 (2.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.00%) Back Office
6 2 (4.00%) Electronics
6 2 (4.00%) International Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.00%) Automotive
7 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
1 1 (2.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
1 1 (2.00%) WSDL
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (30.00%) Test Management
3 14 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 10 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 9 (18.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Defect Management
8 5 (10.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Test Planning
9 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) GxP
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) HP
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.00%) JDA
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Unisys
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