The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had UAT Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
Rank 608 589 595
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 43 57 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.100% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.11% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 16
Median daily rate £444 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +12.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £358 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £484 £399
% change year-on-year
-12.14% +21.39%
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
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

UAT Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured UAT Test Manager in the job title.

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 28 July 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 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 Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -20 38 £460 +2.22% 4
London +3 17 £500 +17.64%
West Midlands -29 6 £380 +1.33%
City of London +50 5 £550 +22.22%
Scotland -11 5 £413 -17.50%
South East +2 3 £400 -3.03% 2
South West +2 3 £475 +8.57% 1
Yorkshire +1 3 £425 +21.42%
East Midlands -3 3 £525 +10.52%
Galashiels - 3 - -
Scottish Borders - 3 - -
Bristol 0 2 £475 +8.57%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £483 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £483 -
Leeds - 2 £425 -
North East - 2 £483 -
North West +2 1 £275 -44.16% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 1 - -
Dorset -2 1 £408 -
Nottingham -4 1 - -
Surrey -7 1 £438 -2.77%
Edinburgh -11 1 £425 -15.00%
Birmingham -12 1 £380 +1.33%
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £420 -
Cheshire - 1 £275 -
Sheffield - 1 - -

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, UAT Test 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 Test Manager in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (41.57%) Finance
3 30 (33.71%) Test Strategy
4 28 (31.46%) Test Management
5 21 (23.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (22.47%) Banking
7 18 (20.22%) Test Scripting
8 17 (19.10%) Defect Management
9 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (17.98%) Retail
9 16 (17.98%) Migration
10 15 (16.85%) Integration Testing
10 15 (16.85%) System Integration Testing
11 12 (13.48%) QA
12 11 (12.36%) ISEB
12 11 (12.36%) Test Planning
13 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
14 9 (10.11%) Test Automation
14 9 (10.11%) ISTQB
14 9 (10.11%) Retail Banking
14 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (8.99%) Project Management
15 8 (8.99%) JIRA
16 7 (7.87%) SAP
16 7 (7.87%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 7 (7.87%) SDLC
17 6 (6.74%) Functional Testing
17 6 (6.74%) CRM
17 6 (6.74%) Oracle
17 6 (6.74%) HP

UAT Test 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%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) HFM
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) JIRA
2 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.25%) Selenium
3 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.25%) Zephyr
4 1 (1.12%) TestComplete
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 20 (22.47%) Banking
3 16 (17.98%) Retail
4 9 (10.11%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Electronics
7 1 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) HTML
1 2 (2.25%) XML
2 1 (1.12%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.25%) User Experience
3 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (33.71%) Test Strategy
3 28 (31.46%) Test Management
4 21 (23.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (20.22%) Test Scripting
6 17 (19.10%) Defect Management
7 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (17.98%) Migration
8 15 (16.85%) Integration Testing
8 15 (16.85%) System Integration Testing
9 11 (12.36%) Test Planning
10 10 (11.24%) Regression Testing
11 9 (10.11%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.99%) Project Management
13 7 (7.87%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.87%) SDLC
14 6 (6.74%) CRM
14 6 (6.74%) Functional Testing
14 6 (6.74%) Manual Testing
14 6 (6.74%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) Java
2 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.12%) C
3 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) ISEB
2 9 (10.11%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.49%) PMP
4 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Degree
5 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) SAP
2 6 (6.74%) HP
2 6 (6.74%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.25%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.12%) ATG
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
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