Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017.

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
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - -
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 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £338 £275
% change year-on-year +48.15% +22.73% -11.29%
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 506 498 687
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.32% 99.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 305 468
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £248 £216 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 25
East Sussex median hourly rate £32.50 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.16% +16.22% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £13.90 £10.61
90th Percentile £101.25 £42.45 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.92% +11.06%

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 10 December 2017. 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 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, UAT Test Lead 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 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

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 Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft