The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Agile Test Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Manager
Rank 630 625 602
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Manager 16 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.036% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.038% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £435 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £630 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Agile Test Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Agile Test Manager in the job title.

Agile Test Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Test Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Test Manager within the UK.

Agile Test Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Test Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Agile Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Test Manager
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Test Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +10 15 £425 -20.93%
London +1 6 £488 -11.36%
City of London +45 3 £425 -34.61%
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Leeds - 3 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
South East +2 2 £500 +17.64%
North West - 2 £300 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £300 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £500 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £751 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
South West - 1 £751 -

Agile Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Agile 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 featuring Agile Test Manager in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Test Management
3 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 10 (28.57%) Finance
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
4 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) QA
5 8 (22.86%) BDD
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Selenium
7 6 (17.14%) Java
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
9 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
9 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
9 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.43%) Release Management
9 4 (11.43%) ISEB
9 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
9 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.43%) Defect Management

Agile Test Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) Mingle
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.86%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) IVR
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Test Management
3 10 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
4 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (22.86%) BDD
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Automation Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
8 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Release Management
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Groovy
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore