Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manager
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 803 802
Rank change year-on-year -23 -1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 29 68 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.070% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.074% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 37
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £380 £325 £313
90th Percentile £533 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89873 92200 98570
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.76% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59900 60696 63752
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2662 2972 3818
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%

UAT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured UAT Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 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
London -37 10 £475 -1.30%
South East -3 6 £438 +16.67%
Midlands +16 5 £450 +7.14%
East Midlands 0 3 £450 -7.69%
East of England -4 3 £487 +28.09%
South West -14 3 £425 -10.53%
North of England +45 2 £380 -19.15%
Yorkshire +22 2 £380 -24.00%
West Midlands +18 2 £388 +1.97%
UAT Manager
UK

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 29 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 7 (24.14%) SAP
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) Scenario Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) QA
5 5 (17.24%) Test Management
5 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
6 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Logistics
7 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
7 3 (10.34%) JIRA
7 3 (10.34%) Retail
8 2 (6.90%) Validation
8 2 (6.90%) Migration

UAT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (6.90%) Summit
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Lumira
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 7 (24.14%) Banking
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Automotive
6 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) EDI
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
3 6 (20.69%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Test Management
4 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Defect Management
6 3 (10.34%) Logistics
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) HP
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.90%) hybris
3 2 (6.90%) Murex
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Infor
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau