The median contractor rate for a UAT Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 575 570
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 16 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.11% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 38 21
Median daily rate £425 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £393 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £608 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £463
% change year-on-year -4.22% -4.05%  
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 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1356 1863
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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 +37 4 £425 +6.25%
South West +3 4 £425 -0.87%
London -18 4 £513 +7.89% 1
North West - 2 £413 -
West Midlands +21 1 - -
Yorkshire +20 1 - -
UAT Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 37 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (35.14%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) Test Strategy
4 11 (29.73%) Oracle
5 8 (21.62%) SAP
5 8 (21.62%) ISEB
5 8 (21.62%) Test Management
5 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
6 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Banking
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (16.22%) Regression Testing
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (13.51%) MSI
8 5 (13.51%) SCCM
8 5 (13.51%) Windows Vista
8 5 (13.51%) JIRA
8 5 (13.51%) QA
8 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
9 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Application Packaging
9 4 (10.81%) Release Management
9 4 (10.81%) System Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 2 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) LiveCycle
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.70%) Taleo
1 1 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
1 5 (13.51%) MSI
2 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) TestLink
2 1 (2.70%) TestRail
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (32.43%) Test Strategy
3 8 (21.62%) Test Management
3 8 (21.62%) Test Scripting
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) Regression Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Defect Management
7 4 (10.81%) Application Packaging
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (10.81%) System Testing
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) Logistics
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ISEB
2 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 2 (5.41%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) Infor
5 1 (2.70%) JDA
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.70%) Saba
5 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.70%) webMethods
5 1 (2.70%) Workday