The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 6 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.60% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.63% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 9
Median daily rate £525 £550 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £600 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1415 1437 1402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.29% 95.61% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 822 770
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 72 93
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Northamptonshire -15 4 £538 -6.52% 1
Derbyshire - 1 £525 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 East Midlands region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Scrum
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Coaching
4 9 (34.62%) Banking
4 9 (34.62%) Kanban
5 8 (30.77%) JIRA
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
7 6 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (15.38%) Project Management
9 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
9 4 (15.38%) SDLC
9 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
10 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
10 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) Cadence
11 2 (7.69%) Law
11 2 (7.69%) Java
11 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
11 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
11 2 (7.69%) Retail

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 9 (34.62%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Scrum
2 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Coaching
4 9 (34.62%) Kanban
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) SDLC
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Data Governance
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
9 2 (7.69%) Data Management
10 1 (3.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (7.69%) Cadence