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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 402 394 426
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 184 193 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 145 79
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
- +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
ScrumMaster
UK

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
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1839 1844 2046
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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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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 -62 89 £450 - 18
South East -12 39 £420 -1.17% 12
South West +9 14 £450 - 1
East of England - 11 £368 - 1
Yorkshire -23 9 £393 -4.26% 2
West Midlands -7 8 £375 - 1
East Midlands -2 5 £488 +62.58% 2
North West -20 3 £420 -27.04% 1
Midlands +2 2 £325 -
North East -3 2 £403 -
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 365 (100.00%) Scrum
2 325 (89.04%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (21.37%) Coaching
4 72 (19.73%) Kanban
5 60 (16.44%) Mentoring
6 59 (16.16%) TDD
7 56 (15.34%) User Stories
8 51 (13.97%) JIRA
8 51 (13.97%) Java
8 51 (13.97%) Project Management
9 50 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 45 (12.33%) Finance
11 44 (12.05%) E-Commerce
12 35 (9.59%) Waterfall
13 31 (8.49%) Velocity
14 30 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (8.22%) Automated Testing
15 28 (7.67%) .NET
16 21 (5.75%) Banking
17 20 (5.48%) C#
18 19 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
19 18 (4.93%) Software Delivery
20 17 (4.66%) Oracle
21 16 (4.38%) Microsoft
21 16 (4.38%) Games
21 16 (4.38%) Telecoms
21 16 (4.38%) BDD
22 15 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
23 14 (3.84%) Web Development

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (1.37%) CMS
1 5 (1.37%) WebSphere
2 3 (0.82%) Confluence
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (0.55%) Node.js
3 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.27%) Apache
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) Documentum
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.55%) MS Project
3 1 (0.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Trello
3 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.27%) HTTP
1 1 (0.27%) SAN
1 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (1.10%) Big Data
1 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.27%) SQLite
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.27%) Impala
Development Applications
1 51 (13.97%) JIRA
2 15 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 45 (12.33%) Finance
2 21 (5.75%) Banking
3 16 (4.38%) Games
3 16 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.56%) Retail
5 7 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.37%) Marketing
6 5 (1.37%) Advertising
7 4 (1.10%) Front Office
7 4 (1.10%) Automotive
8 3 (0.82%) Local Government
9 2 (0.55%) French Language
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.49%) Velocity
2 28 (7.67%) .NET
3 11 (3.01%) HTML
4 8 (2.19%) Django
5 5 (1.37%) HTML5
5 5 (1.37%) CSS
6 4 (1.10%) J2EE
7 3 (0.82%) Web Services
7 3 (0.82%) XML
7 3 (0.82%) Apache Flex
7 3 (0.82%) Middleware
7 3 (0.82%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.55%) RESTful
8 2 (0.55%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.55%) Spring
9 1 (0.27%) Ajax
9 1 (0.27%) WinForms
9 1 (0.27%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.27%) XSD
9 1 (0.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.29%) Open Source
2 10 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 7 (1.92%) User Experience
4 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.82%) Blog
5 2 (0.55%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.55%) NHS
5 2 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.27%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.27%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.27%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.37%) Android
2 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (100.00%) Scrum
2 325 (89.04%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (21.37%) Coaching
4 72 (19.73%) Kanban
5 60 (16.44%) Mentoring
6 59 (16.16%) TDD
7 56 (15.34%) User Stories
8 51 (13.97%) Project Management
9 50 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (12.05%) E-Commerce
12 35 (9.59%) Waterfall
13 30 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (8.22%) Automated Testing
14 19 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (4.93%) Software Delivery
16 16 (4.38%) BDD
17 14 (3.84%) Web Development
17 14 (3.84%) PRINCE2
17 14 (3.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.97%) Java
2 20 (5.48%) C#
3 13 (3.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (3.29%) Python
4 12 (3.29%) Ruby
5 9 (2.47%) Scala
6 4 (1.10%) SQL
7 3 (0.82%) C
7 3 (0.82%) PHP
8 2 (0.55%) C++
8 2 (0.55%) Erlang
9 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (3.29%) Degree
2 10 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PMP
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.19%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) EMIR
2 4 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.82%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (4.66%) Oracle
2 16 (4.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.19%) Sybase
4 5 (1.37%) IBM
5 3 (0.82%) ATG
5 3 (0.82%) Google
6 2 (0.55%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.55%) Pega
6 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.27%) Atlassian
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