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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UAT Test Manager
Rank 591 556 565
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 22 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.040% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.043% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 19
Average daily rate
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£418 £425 £412
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £349 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £413 £369
% change year-on-year
-8.48% +11.86%
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
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 9 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 24 October 2014. 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 -27 20 £409 -3.82% 1
London -3 12 £475 -
City of London +17 3 £475 -2.56%
Scotland -4 2 £500 -
South West - 1 £418 -
Edinburgh - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -

UAT Test Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 13 (39.39%) Test Management
4 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (30.30%) QA
5 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
6 8 (24.24%) Banking
6 8 (24.24%) Logistics
7 5 (15.15%) Retail
7 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.09%) SAP
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Use Case
9 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
9 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
9 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (6.06%) HP
9 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
9 2 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (3.03%) Marketing
10 1 (3.03%) JIRA
10 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.03%) Incident Management

UAT Test Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 13 (39.39%) Test Management
4 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (30.30%) Test Strategy
6 8 (24.24%) Logistics
7 5 (15.15%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Use Case
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
10 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
10 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
10 1 (3.03%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle