The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 375 394 422
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +28
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 222 182 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 134 100
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46993 45168 41393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.48% 92.76% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30139 28182 24625
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1790 1829 1978
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £39.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in England

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in England

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Histogram in England

ScrumMaster
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ScrumMaster Hourly Rate Trend in England

ScrumMaster
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 134 £475 +2.70% 22
South East -16 31 £433 +4.53% 8
South West +11 15 £350 +16.66% 4
East of England +11 15 £475 +12.42% 3
North West -18 9 £460 +11.85% 1
Yorkshire -15 7 £375 -8.53% 3
West Midlands -4 4 £323 -31.74% 4
North East -17 4 £400 +6.66% 2
East Midlands -9 3 £450 +9.75%
Midlands - 1 - -
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ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 390 (100.00%) Scrum
2 343 (87.95%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (20.77%) Coaching
4 71 (18.21%) Kanban
5 65 (16.67%) Project Management
6 63 (16.15%) Finance
7 60 (15.38%) TDD
8 58 (14.87%) Java
9 55 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (13.59%) User Stories
11 50 (12.82%) E-Commerce
12 44 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (11.03%) JIRA
14 41 (10.51%) .NET
14 41 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (9.74%) Waterfall
16 37 (9.49%) Velocity
16 37 (9.49%) Mentoring
17 33 (8.46%) Banking
18 32 (8.21%) C#
19 31 (7.95%) SDLC
20 30 (7.69%) Automated Testing
21 23 (5.90%) Software Delivery
22 22 (5.64%) Continuous Delivery
23 21 (5.38%) Retail
23 21 (5.38%) BDD
24 20 (5.13%) JavaScript
24 20 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
24 20 (5.13%) Microsoft
25 19 (4.87%) Web Development

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.31%) Node.js
2 7 (1.79%) Drupal
3 4 (1.03%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.03%) Confluence
4 3 (0.77%) CMS
4 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.26%) Jetty
5 1 (0.26%) Apache
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.26%) Documentum
5 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.54%) MS Project
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.79%) Google Apps
2 6 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.03%) Internet
2 2 (0.51%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.28%) Big Data
3 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.26%) MySQL
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.26%) Impala
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (11.03%) JIRA
2 10 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.51%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.26%) Ant
6 1 (0.26%) Mocha
General
1 63 (16.15%) Finance
2 33 (8.46%) Banking
3 21 (5.38%) Retail
4 14 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.59%) Games
5 9 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.03%) Marketing
6 4 (1.03%) Advertising
6 4 (1.03%) Publishing
7 3 (0.77%) Law
7 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.51%) Automotive
8 2 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.51%) .NET
2 37 (9.49%) Velocity
3 9 (2.31%) HTML
4 6 (1.54%) Web Services
5 5 (1.28%) J2EE
5 5 (1.28%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.03%) Spring
6 4 (1.03%) HTML5
6 4 (1.03%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.51%) CSS
8 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.51%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (0.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (0.51%) LINQ
9 1 (0.26%) Grails
9 1 (0.26%) jQuery
9 1 (0.26%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.05%) User Experience
2 6 (1.54%) Wiki
3 5 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
4 4 (1.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
5 3 (0.77%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.51%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Internet of Things
6 2 (0.51%) DTV
6 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.26%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.26%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.26%) NHS
7 1 (0.26%) Online Games
7 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.79%) Linux
2 3 (0.77%) Android
2 3 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (100.00%) Scrum
2 343 (87.95%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (20.77%) Coaching
4 71 (18.21%) Kanban
5 65 (16.67%) Project Management
6 60 (15.38%) TDD
7 55 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (13.59%) User Stories
9 50 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 44 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 41 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (9.74%) Waterfall
13 37 (9.49%) Mentoring
14 31 (7.95%) SDLC
15 30 (7.69%) Automated Testing
16 23 (5.90%) Software Delivery
17 22 (5.64%) Continuous Delivery
18 21 (5.38%) BDD
19 20 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
20 19 (4.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.87%) Java
2 32 (8.21%) C#
3 20 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.31%) SQL
5 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.51%) RPG
6 2 (0.51%) C++
6 2 (0.51%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.26%) Scala
7 1 (0.26%) VB
7 1 (0.26%) C
7 1 (0.26%) Perl
7 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (4.62%) Degree
2 17 (4.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.05%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.28%) PMP
5 5 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (1.28%) EMIR
3 4 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 20 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.33%) Oracle
3 11 (2.82%) Google
4 7 (1.79%) IBM
5 6 (1.54%) Sybase
5 6 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.77%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.51%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.51%) Pega
7 2 (0.51%) ATG
7 2 (0.51%) SAP
7 2 (0.51%) Progress
8 1 (0.26%) Endeca
8 1 (0.26%) Citrix
8 1 (0.26%) Cognizant
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £430 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £130 - £230 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £38000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago