Period
to 24 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Lead was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

User Acceptance Testing Test Lead
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Lead 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +42.86% +16.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 513 418 568
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 94.36% 99.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 243 361
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £155 £213 £208
90th Percentile £555 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 23
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% -13.51% -7.08%
10th Percentile £10.28 £11.25 £11.19
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.23 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +16.92%

UAT Test Lead
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured UAT Test Lead in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for UAT Test Lead in East Sussex

UAT Test Lead
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UAT Test Lead in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Test Lead in East Sussex

UAT Test Lead
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Test Lead within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 1 £550 -
UAT Test Lead
South East

UAT Test Lead Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, UAT Test Lead contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region featuring UAT Test Lead in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM

UAT Test Lead Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft