The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 60 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
735 1330 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.69% 93.99% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 722 606
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 63 65
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.46 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Milton Keynes +15 8 £375 -
Scrum Master
South East

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Games
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (8.33%) Node.js
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (8.33%) React
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) React
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Genesys
2 1 (8.33%) KANA