The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 109 109 129
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £373 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £414
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2179 2284 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.45% 92.77% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 1142 1086
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 94 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum Master across the Berkshire region.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Maidenhead - 7 £408 - 1
Newbury - 2 £375 -
Scrum Master
South East

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Scrum Master 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 Berkshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Kanban
4 10 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (30.00%) Project Management
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Velocity
7 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
7 5 (25.00%) Project Governance
7 5 (25.00%) Coaching
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) Release Management
9 3 (15.00%) SDLC
10 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.00%) User Experience
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (10.00%) LAMP
10 2 (10.00%) Games
10 2 (10.00%) ATDD
10 2 (10.00%) User Stories
10 2 (10.00%) JIRA
10 2 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
10 2 (10.00%) Trello
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (10.00%) BDD
11 1 (5.00%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (5.00%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Velocity
2 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Kanban
4 10 (50.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Coaching
6 5 (25.00%) Project Governance
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 3 (15.00%) Release Management
8 3 (15.00%) SDLC
9 2 (10.00%) ATDD
9 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.00%) Feature Driven Development
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) User Stories
10 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Capita
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow