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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UAT Test Manager
Rank 592 597 557
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -40
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 28 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.026% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.028% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 10
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £501 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £389 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.18% -8.52%
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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 30 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 22 £475 +11.76%
London -4 8 £490 -0.75%
Edinburgh - 6 £531 -
Scotland - 6 £531 -
South East - 6 £475 -
Surrey - 4 £450 -
East Midlands 0 2 £475 +27.51%
Northamptonshire -5 1 £450 +20.80%
City of London -11 1 £375 -23.07%
Yorkshire -23 1 £350 -11.94%
North West -26 1 £493 +29.60%
South West - 1 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £550 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Reading - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
Watford - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 £500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Liverpool - 1 £493 -
Merseyside - 1 £493 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Hull - 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

UAT Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (38.00%) Banking
3 16 (32.00%) Finance
4 13 (26.00%) Test Management
4 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
5 12 (24.00%) Retail
6 11 (22.00%) Migration
7 9 (18.00%) QA
8 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (14.00%) Test Planning
9 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (12.00%) Retail Banking
10 6 (12.00%) ISEB
10 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.00%) SAP
11 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
12 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
12 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
13 3 (6.00%) SAP Implementation
13 3 (6.00%) SAP HR
13 3 (6.00%) ERP
13 3 (6.00%) Project Management
13 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
14 2 (4.00%) Automation Testing
14 2 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
14 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure

UAT Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (2.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
1 1 (2.00%) MSTest
General
1 19 (38.00%) Banking
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 12 (24.00%) Retail
4 6 (12.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Billing
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) DTV
2 1 (2.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (26.00%) Test Management
2 13 (26.00%) Test Strategy
3 11 (22.00%) Migration
4 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.00%) Test Planning
6 6 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.00%) ERP
9 3 (6.00%) Project Management
9 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.00%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (4.00%) Release Management
10 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Automation Testing
11 1 (2.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 5 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Siebel
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) HP