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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
User Acceptance Testing Test Manager
Rank 629 615 611
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 24 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.083% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.087% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 20
Median daily rate £469 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £348 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £564 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 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 29 September 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 -1 22 £475 - 4
London -12 9 £481 -3.75% 4
South West +13 5 £513 +19.53%
City of London +12 3 £550 +10.00% 4
West Midlands - 3 £365 -
Yorkshire +13 2 - -
Scotland +5 2 £405 -10.00%
Bristol +1 2 £475 -13.63%
Gloucester - 2 £563 -
Sheffield - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £563 -
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East +12 1 £375 -9.09%
Wiltshire +3 1 - -
Edinburgh +2 1 £425 -5.55%
East Midlands -8 1 £525 +35.48%
North West - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £385 -
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Birmingham - 1 £380 -
Manchester - 1 - -

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 72 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (36.11%) Finance
3 23 (31.94%) Test Management
4 22 (30.56%) Test Strategy
5 18 (25.00%) Banking
6 17 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (22.22%) Defect Management
8 13 (18.06%) Test Planning
8 13 (18.06%) QA
9 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 12 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 12 (16.67%) Migration
9 12 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (15.28%) Retail
10 11 (15.28%) ISEB
11 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
13 7 (9.72%) SAP
13 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (8.33%) Oracle
14 6 (8.33%) Project Management
14 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
14 6 (8.33%) Retail Banking
14 6 (8.33%) JIRA
15 5 (6.94%) Manual Testing
15 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
15 5 (6.94%) Functional Testing
15 5 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (6.94%) Security Testing
15 5 (6.94%) Data Migration

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 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) HFM
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.39%) GIS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.39%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Banking
3 11 (15.28%) Retail
4 6 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Legal
6 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Automotive
7 1 (1.39%) Electronics
7 1 (1.39%) Games
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Unix
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (31.94%) Test Management
3 22 (30.56%) Test Strategy
4 17 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 13 (18.06%) Test Planning
7 12 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Migration
7 12 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 6 (8.33%) Project Management
11 5 (6.94%) CRM
11 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
11 5 (6.94%) Functional Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Manual Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Security Testing
12 4 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) C
2 1 (1.39%) Java
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) ISEB
2 5 (6.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.56%) PMP
4 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) SAP
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) HP
4 3 (4.17%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.39%) ESRI
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com