The median contractor rate for a UAT Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Acceptance Testing Manager
England / South East
Rank 236 263 265
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a UAT Manager 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.011% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.011% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -0.33% +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 the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7381 8760 9210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.01% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4170 5353 4928
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 377 447
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

UAT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for UAT Manager in the South East

UAT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for UAT Manager in the South East

UAT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing UAT Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for UAT Manager in the South East

UAT Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £488 -
Hampshire +11 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
UAT Manager
England

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring UAT Manager in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
5 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) MSI
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
7 3 (18.75%) Release Management
7 3 (18.75%) Test Management
7 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) ISEB
7 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) ERP
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) JIRA
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) CMS
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction

UAT Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MSI
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Test Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Release Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Case Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Saba
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) webMethods