The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 86 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 17 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 0.44% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.47% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £385 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1464 1288 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.94% 94.78% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 896 799
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 34
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.20 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Leeds region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Kanban
3 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) Coaching
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Web Development
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
6 5 (16.67%) Games
6 5 (16.67%) Network Security
6 5 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
6 5 (16.67%) User Stories
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (16.67%) CRM
6 5 (16.67%) ERP
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) QA
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) PMI
9 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (3.33%) Apple
9 1 (3.33%) Intranet
9 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
9 1 (3.33%) Pair Programming

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.33%) VersionOne
General
1 5 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (3.33%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (46.67%) Kanban
3 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (23.33%) Coaching
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Web Development
6 5 (16.67%) CRM
6 5 (16.67%) ERP
6 5 (16.67%) Feature Driven Development
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) User Stories
7 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) ATDD
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
1 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Apple
2 1 (3.33%) Rally
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter