The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 137 150 190
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 24 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 15
Median daily rate £475 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £444 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3042 3318 5613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.67% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2419 2637 4295
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 107
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Scrum Master
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum Master across the City of London region.

Scrum Master Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 City of London region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Scrum
2 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) Kanban
4 18 (37.50%) Finance
5 17 (35.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (33.33%) Coaching
6 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.25%) TDD
8 12 (25.00%) BDD
8 12 (25.00%) .NET
9 11 (22.92%) JIRA
10 10 (20.83%) C#
10 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
11 9 (18.75%) Velocity
12 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
12 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (16.67%) Project Management
12 8 (16.67%) Financial Institution
12 8 (16.67%) Retail
13 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
13 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
13 7 (14.58%) Equities
13 7 (14.58%) Legal
13 7 (14.58%) Fixed Income
13 7 (14.58%) Java
13 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
13 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
14 6 (12.50%) User Stories
14 6 (12.50%) Analytics

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.08%) Biml
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (22.92%) JIRA
3 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 8 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (14.58%) Legal
4 6 (12.50%) Banking
5 4 (8.33%) Front Office
6 2 (4.17%) Marketing
7 1 (2.08%) Advertising
7 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.75%) Velocity
3 2 (4.17%) LINQ
3 2 (4.17%) React
3 2 (4.17%) WCF
3 2 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.08%) Kafka
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) RESTful
4 1 (2.08%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Equities
1 7 (14.58%) Fixed Income
2 5 (10.42%) Fintech
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
5 1 (2.08%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Scrum
2 42 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) Kanban
4 16 (33.33%) Coaching
5 15 (31.25%) TDD
6 12 (25.00%) BDD
7 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
8 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (14.58%) Asset Management
9 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
9 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
10 6 (12.50%) Analytics
10 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.50%) User Stories
11 5 (10.42%) Data Governance
11 5 (10.42%) DevOps
11 5 (10.42%) ETL
11 5 (10.42%) Information Security
11 5 (10.42%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Tableau
3 5 (10.42%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) Alteryx
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