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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 14 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.12% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.13% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 7
Median daily rate £444 - £420
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
1874 2356 2582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.51% 92.21% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 1260 1284
Median daily rate £419 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 93 73
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 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
Reading - 6 £413 - 1
Newbury - 3 £475 -
Maidenhead - 2 £425 -
Bracknell - 1 £475 -
Scrum Master
South East

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 29 (100.00%) Scrum
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Kanban
3 11 (37.93%) User Stories
4 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (20.69%) DevOps
7 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
7 6 (20.69%) Project Management
8 5 (17.24%) Velocity
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Coaching
9 4 (13.79%) Java
9 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.34%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (6.90%) Finance
11 2 (6.90%) Publishing
11 2 (6.90%) PHP
11 2 (6.90%) User Experience
11 2 (6.90%) Degree
11 2 (6.90%) JIRA
11 2 (6.90%) SDLC
12 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
12 1 (3.45%) Life Science
12 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement

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 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Velocity
2 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) React
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Scrum
2 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (37.93%) Kanban
3 11 (37.93%) User Stories
4 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
7 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
7 6 (20.69%) DevOps
7 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) Coaching
10 3 (10.34%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (6.90%) SDLC
12 1 (3.45%) Analytics
12 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos