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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Test Manager
UK
Rank 584 608 609
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Test Manager 18 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.037% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.038% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 7
Median daily rate £550 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £406 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
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
42412 49394 49726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27691 31806 30608
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1648 1931
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.82 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

Agile Test Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Test Manager
Top 15 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 25 February 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
England +36 17 £550 +26.43% 1
London +33 14 £575 +18.55%
Cheshire +32 1 - -
South East +18 1 - - 1
North West +18 1 - -
South West +2 1 £410 -18.00%
Devon -2 1 £410 -20.00%
Scotland - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £410 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £650 -

Agile Test Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Test Strategy
3 22 (45.83%) Finance
4 21 (43.75%) Scrum
5 19 (39.58%) Test Management
6 18 (37.50%) JIRA
7 15 (31.25%) QA
8 14 (29.17%) Automation Testing
9 13 (27.08%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (27.08%) SoapUI
9 13 (27.08%) Selenium
10 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 12 (25.00%) BDD
11 11 (22.92%) Integration Testing
11 11 (22.92%) Confluence
11 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
12 10 (20.83%) Banking
12 10 (20.83%) Java
13 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
13 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
13 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
13 9 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
14 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
14 8 (16.67%) Open Source
14 8 (16.67%) Retail
14 8 (16.67%) TDD

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 11 (22.92%) Confluence
2 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) CA PPM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (4.17%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (37.50%) JIRA
2 13 (27.08%) Selenium
2 13 (27.08%) SoapUI
3 12 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (14.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (14.58%) FitNesse
5 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.58%) JBehave
5 7 (14.58%) JUnit
5 7 (14.58%) Maven
5 7 (14.58%) Mockito
5 7 (14.58%) Moq
5 7 (14.58%) Robot Framework
5 7 (14.58%) TeamCity
5 7 (14.58%) WebDriver
6 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 8 (16.67%) Retail
4 6 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Gherkin
1 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
1 7 (14.58%) RESTful
1 7 (14.58%) Spring
2 4 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.08%) RESTEasy
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Test Strategy
3 21 (43.75%) Scrum
4 19 (39.58%) Test Management
5 14 (29.17%) Automation Testing
6 13 (27.08%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (25.00%) BDD
7 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (22.92%) Integration Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
9 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
9 9 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (16.67%) Open Source
10 8 (16.67%) TDD
11 7 (14.58%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ISEB
1 7 (14.58%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Atlassian
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.08%) hybris