Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 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 Test Manager
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 622 599 587
Rank change year-on-year -23 -12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 7 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.047% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.049% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 17
London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £431 £313 £372
90th Percentile £525 £624 £709
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44654 42830 44617
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.96% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32346 30451 31444
London median daily rate £495 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £269
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 562 687
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.41 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.64
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

UAT Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for UAT Test Manager in London

UAT Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Test Manager in London

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, UAT Test 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 London region featuring UAT Test Manager in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Murex
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Summit
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Yammer
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 1 (14.29%) Case Management
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
5 1 (14.29%) Equities
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) COM
5 1 (14.29%) Windows

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Summit
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
1 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Murex
2 1 (14.29%) Infor
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) SAP