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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
UK
Rank 580 599 590
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 28 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.056% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.059% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 13
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £371 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £553 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 23 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +37 25 £425 -5.55% 1
London +30 13 £470 -15.31%
South East +22 3 £400 -
West Midlands +11 3 £400 - 1
East of England - 3 £425 -
Hampshire +9 2 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £500 -
West Wales - 2 £491 -
City of London - 2 £675 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 -
Swansea - 2 £491 -
Wales - 2 £491 -
North East - 2 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Edinburgh +18 1 £500 +17.64%
Scotland +17 1 £500 +17.64%
Coventry -4 1 £400 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -
Winchester - 1 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 49 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 15 (30.61%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
4 12 (24.49%) QA
4 12 (24.49%) Defect Management
5 11 (22.45%) Banking
5 11 (22.45%) ISEB
6 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (18.37%) Test Management
7 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
7 8 (16.33%) Test Planning
8 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.24%) Oracle
9 6 (12.24%) SAP
9 6 (12.24%) Migration
10 5 (10.20%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.20%) Retail
10 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
10 5 (10.20%) ERP
10 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
10 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
10 5 (10.20%) JIRA
11 4 (8.16%) Retail Banking
11 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.16%) MS Office
11 4 (8.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (8.16%) SDLC

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 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
1 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.04%) HFM
3 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) GIS
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
2 3 (6.12%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.04%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.04%) TestLink
4 1 (2.04%) TestRail
4 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Legal
6 2 (4.08%) Advertising
6 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Billing
7 1 (2.04%) Law
7 1 (2.04%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
3 12 (24.49%) Defect Management
4 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Test Management
5 8 (16.33%) Test Planning
5 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
6 6 (12.24%) Migration
7 5 (10.20%) ERP
7 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.20%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.16%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.12%) Release Management
9 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) ISEB
2 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.04%) EMIR
3 1 (2.04%) IFRS
3 1 (2.04%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.04%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
1 6 (12.24%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.08%) HP
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) BMC
3 1 (2.04%) ESRI
3 1 (2.04%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.04%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.04%) Saba
3 1 (2.04%) webMethods
3 1 (2.04%) WorldPay