The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 12 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 1.92% 3.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £423 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £416 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ScrumMaster
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 62 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 98.08% 96.88% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 24
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

ScrumMaster
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle