The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 68 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £415
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
750 727 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.65% 97.19% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 452 381
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 38 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Birmingham region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Document Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Document Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft