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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Test Manager
Rank 597 623 619
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Manager 24 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.038% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.040% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 10
Median daily rate £450 £433 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £310 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £383 £369
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.72%
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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +24 20 £500 +28.20% 1
London +3 10 £513 -
South East +32 4 £500 +61.29% 1
Berkshire +14 3 £500 -9.09%
West Midlands - 3 £375 -
Edinburgh - 3 £425 -
Scotland - 3 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £438 -
Gloucester - 2 £438 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
South West - 2 £438 -
City of London - 2 £700 -
North West +9 1 £325 -
Manchester -1 1 £325 -
Wales - 1 £375 -
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £500 -
Reading - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £375 -

Agile Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) Test Management
3 18 (43.90%) Test Strategy
4 15 (36.59%) Finance
4 15 (36.59%) Scrum
5 12 (29.27%) JIRA
6 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (24.39%) QA
7 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (21.95%) SoapUI
8 9 (21.95%) Banking
9 8 (19.51%) Retail
9 8 (19.51%) ISEB
9 8 (19.51%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Selenium
9 8 (19.51%) Automation Testing
10 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
10 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
10 7 (17.07%) BDD
10 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
11 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
11 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Confluence
11 6 (14.63%) Retail Banking
11 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
12 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
12 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
12 5 (12.20%) Java
12 5 (12.20%) Oracle

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 6 (14.63%) Confluence
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.44%) CA PPM
3 1 (2.44%) Magento
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle iStore
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) JIRA
2 9 (21.95%) SoapUI
3 8 (19.51%) Selenium
4 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (4.88%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) JBehave
6 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) Mockito
6 2 (4.88%) Moq
6 2 (4.88%) Robot Framework
6 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 8 (19.51%) Retail
4 6 (14.63%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) JSON
2 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
2 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.88%) RESTful
2 2 (4.88%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) RESTEasy
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) Test Management
3 18 (43.90%) Test Strategy
4 15 (36.59%) Scrum
5 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (24.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Automation Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (17.07%) BDD
8 7 (17.07%) TDD
8 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
9 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
9 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
9 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
10 5 (12.20%) CRM
10 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
11 4 (9.76%) Defect Management
11 4 (9.76%) DevOps
11 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
11 4 (9.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) ISEB
2 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) hybris