The first table below looks at the demand for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ScrumMaster in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank - 112 122
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 0 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate - £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2938 2107 2938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.18% 93.56% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1079 1416
Average daily rate £370 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £188 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 246 307
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -27.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ScrumMaster in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ScrumMaster
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 ScrumMaster across the East of England region.

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ScrumMaster
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 ScrumMaster across the East of England region.

ScrumMaster Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ScrumMaster
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Essex - - - -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited ScrumMaster in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ScrumMaster in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) hybris
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited ScrumMaster in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ScrumMaster in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) KVM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO