Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a UAT Test Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 19 October 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 > Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 260 231
Rank change year-on-year +22 -29 -8
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Test Manager 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.051% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.11% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Midlands median daily rate £450 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +4.73%
10th Percentile £402 £331 £303
90th Percentile £485 £538 £480
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands 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 the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Contract vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 7456 9335 8040
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.70% 95.27% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4643 5678 4700
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £243 £213
90th Percentile £540 £556 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 345 458
Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.01 £10.00 £10.08
90th Percentile £46.84 £38.75 £37.59
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.50%

UAT Test Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for UAT Test Manager in the Midlands

UAT Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Test Manager in the Midlands

UAT Test Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UAT Test Manager in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UAT Test Manager in the Midlands

UAT Test Manager
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UAT Test Manager within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
East Midlands +1 3 £450 -14.29%
West Midlands +23 1 £388 +1.97%
UAT Test Manager
England

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Midlands region featuring UAT Test Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management

UAT Test Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP