The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 59 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.39% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
731 705 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.06% 95.01% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 358 466
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £37.25 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Velocity
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
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