The median contractor rate for a UAT Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing Manager
UK / England
Rank 546 571 583
Rank change year-on-year +25 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 20 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.090% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.094% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 18
Median daily rate £475 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £393 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £553 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -0.16% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39295 46721 46527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 30627 28567
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1460 1889
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

UAT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured UAT Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for UAT Manager in England

UAT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing UAT Manager in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Manager in England

UAT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UAT Manager in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UAT Manager in England

UAT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing UAT Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for UAT Manager in England

UAT Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South East +21 10 £400 -
London +21 8 £550 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +13 2 £400 -
UAT Manager
UK

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, UAT 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 across the England region featuring UAT Manager in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (37.70%) Finance
3 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.67%) QA
4 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (19.67%) Test Strategy
5 11 (18.03%) Defect Management
5 11 (18.03%) Test Management
5 11 (18.03%) Banking
5 11 (18.03%) Oracle
6 10 (16.39%) ISEB
6 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
7 8 (13.11%) Test Planning
8 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
8 7 (11.48%) ITIL
9 6 (9.84%) ERP
9 6 (9.84%) Project Management
9 6 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.84%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (9.84%) JIRA
9 6 (9.84%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (8.20%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.20%) Retail
10 5 (8.20%) SAP
11 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
11 4 (6.56%) Windows
11 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (6.56%) MSI

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
1 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.64%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.64%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
1 1 (1.64%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) JIRA
2 4 (6.56%) MSI
3 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.28%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.64%) TestLink
5 1 (1.64%) TestRail
5 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Billing
6 1 (1.64%) Law
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) REST
1 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.92%) Derivative
1 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (4.92%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
1 4 (6.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.67%) Test Strategy
4 11 (18.03%) Defect Management
4 11 (18.03%) Test Management
5 10 (16.39%) Test Scripting
6 8 (13.11%) Test Planning
7 7 (11.48%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) ERP
8 6 (9.84%) Project Management
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.84%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.56%) Migration
10 4 (6.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.56%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Release Management
10 4 (6.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.39%) ISEB
3 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.64%) EMIR
2 1 (1.64%) SEPA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.56%) SCCM
3 3 (4.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.28%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) BMC
4 1 (1.64%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.64%) hybris
4 1 (1.64%) JDA
4 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.64%) Saba
4 1 (1.64%) webMethods
4 1 (1.64%) Workday
4 1 (1.64%) WorldPay
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago