The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England 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 of England
Rank 103 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 20 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.93% 1.32% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 16
Median daily rate £513 £443 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.81% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £613
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2047 2234 2476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 95.27% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1334 1500
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 228 195
Median hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.50 £40.00
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 of England

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Scrum Master
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Scrum Master Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Essex +7 13 £540 -
Hertfordshire -1 5 £325 -38.09%
Cambridgeshire -10 2 £469 +63.04% 2
Scrum Master
England

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

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 of England region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Scrum
2 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (74.29%) JIRA
4 24 (68.57%) TDD
5 21 (60.00%) BDD
6 19 (54.29%) JIRA Agile
6 19 (54.29%) Kanban
7 18 (51.43%) Confluence
8 17 (48.57%) Virtual Team
9 16 (45.71%) User Stories
9 16 (45.71%) DevOps
9 16 (45.71%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (45.71%) Software Delivery
9 16 (45.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (42.86%) SOA
11 14 (40.00%) Process Management
12 13 (37.14%) Project Planning
13 12 (34.29%) Coaching
13 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (22.86%) Java
15 6 (17.14%) Intranet
15 6 (17.14%) Velocity
15 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
16 5 (14.29%) Open Source
16 5 (14.29%) Finance
17 4 (11.43%) OO
18 3 (8.57%) WSO2
19 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
19 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
19 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (51.43%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (74.29%) JIRA
2 19 (54.29%) JIRA Agile
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 17 (48.57%) Virtual Team
2 16 (45.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Scrum
2 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (68.57%) TDD
4 21 (60.00%) BDD
5 19 (54.29%) Kanban
6 16 (45.71%) DevOps
6 16 (45.71%) Software Delivery
6 16 (45.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (45.71%) User Stories
7 15 (42.86%) SOA
8 14 (40.00%) Process Management
9 13 (37.14%) Project Planning
10 12 (34.29%) Coaching
10 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Open Source
13 4 (11.43%) OO
14 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
14 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
14 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) C
2 2 (5.71%) Scala
3 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) WSO2
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
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