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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Manager
Rank 629 601 619
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Manager 18 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.057% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.060% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 4
Median daily rate £438 £450 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £425 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £543 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £440 £525
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -16.19%
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
50811 53185 51069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.71% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33087 33473 31333
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1525 2016 2057
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 2016.

Agile Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Test Manager
Top 22 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 30 June 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 +3 15 £456 +6.10% 1
London +9 5 £538 +2.38%
North West - 4 £300 -
Scotland - 3 £320 -
Manchester - 3 £300 -
Yorkshire - 2 £369 -
Leeds - 2 £369 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £369 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
South West +8 1 £751 -
South East -2 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £320 -
East of England - 1 £600 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £751 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -
City of London - 1 £425 -
Bolton - 1 £438 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £600 -

Agile Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Test Management
3 11 (31.43%) Test Strategy
4 9 (25.71%) QA
4 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) BDD
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) Selenium
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
8 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.43%) CRM
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.43%) ISEB
8 4 (11.43%) Release Management
8 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.57%) Banking
9 3 (8.57%) JIRA
9 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
9 3 (8.57%) MS Office
9 3 (8.57%) CMS

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%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
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 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Selenium
2 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) IVR
2 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Test Management
3 11 (31.43%) Test Strategy
4 9 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Testing
6 6 (17.14%) BDD
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.43%) CRM
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Release Management
8 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.57%) API Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Groovy
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix
2 1 (2.86%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.86%) Sitecore