The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 26 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate
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£431 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £419 £365
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 1064 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.53% 94.33% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 478 423
Average daily rate £380 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 21
Average hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £26.40 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 42 (100.00%) Scrum
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) Oracle
4 11 (26.19%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) Velocity
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.05%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (19.05%) User Stories
6 8 (19.05%) JBoss
6 8 (19.05%) DSDM
7 7 (16.67%) C#
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
7 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 6 (14.29%) Finance
8 6 (14.29%) BDD
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.90%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
10 4 (9.52%) Refactoring
11 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
11 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
11 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (7.14%) MVC
11 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
11 3 (7.14%) Publishing
11 3 (7.14%) CruiseControl

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.14%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Velocity
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) CGI
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Scrum
2 29 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Project Management
4 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Project Management
5 8 (19.05%) User Stories
5 8 (19.05%) DSDM
6 6 (14.29%) BDD
6 6 (14.29%) Web Development
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) Refactoring
9 3 (7.14%) MVC
9 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.14%) Content Management
10 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
10 2 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Cadence
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