The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 40 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.31% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
320 259 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.77% 94.53% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 139 143
Median daily rate £425 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £14.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.86 £26.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Kent region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management