The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 308 320 323
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 123 114 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.50% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 85 84
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £416 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £600 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £175.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in London

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in London

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in London

Scrum Master
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum Master across the London region.

Scrum Master Hourly Rate Trend in London

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 24 £475 -13.63% 8
Croydon - 2 £438 -
Bromley -1 1 £375 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 London region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 260 (100.00%) Scrum
2 229 (88.08%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (32.31%) Kanban
4 69 (26.54%) Coaching
5 58 (22.31%) JIRA
6 55 (21.15%) Finance
7 49 (18.85%) TDD
7 49 (18.85%) User Stories
8 42 (16.15%) Project Management
9 41 (15.77%) Java
10 40 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (14.23%) BDD
12 32 (12.31%) Waterfall
13 29 (11.15%) .NET
14 26 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 24 (9.23%) Security Cleared
15 24 (9.23%) SDLC
16 23 (8.85%) DevOps
16 23 (8.85%) Banking
17 22 (8.46%) Retail
18 21 (8.08%) Velocity
18 21 (8.08%) Mentoring
19 20 (7.69%) Software Delivery
19 20 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
20 19 (7.31%) C#
20 19 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
20 19 (7.31%) User Experience
21 18 (6.92%) SC Cleared
22 16 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
23 15 (5.77%) MS Excel

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 10 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.08%) Confluence
3 5 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (1.92%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.54%) Apache
5 3 (1.15%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) MS Office
2 3 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.69%) GitHub
2 7 (2.69%) SaaS
3 5 (1.92%) Office 365
4 2 (0.77%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (0.38%) Internet
2 1 (0.38%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.46%) Relational Database
1 9 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.69%) Big Data
3 5 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.15%) OLAP
5 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) Biml
6 1 (0.38%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) Power BI
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (22.31%) JIRA
2 19 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.46%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (1.92%) Zephyr
6 4 (1.54%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.77%) Maven
8 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (21.15%) Finance
2 23 (8.85%) Banking
3 22 (8.46%) Retail
4 15 (5.77%) Financial Institution
5 12 (4.62%) Legal
6 7 (2.69%) Marketing
7 6 (2.31%) Front Office
7 6 (2.31%) Law
7 6 (2.31%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.92%) Games
8 5 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.54%) Back Office
9 4 (1.54%) Publishing
10 2 (0.77%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
11 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.15%) .NET
2 21 (8.08%) Velocity
3 6 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.31%) J2EE
4 5 (1.92%) Kafka
4 5 (1.92%) RESTful
4 5 (1.92%) WCF
5 4 (1.54%) HTML
5 4 (1.54%) React
5 4 (1.54%) Web Services
6 3 (1.15%) Apache Camel
6 3 (1.15%) EJB
6 3 (1.15%) JMS
6 3 (1.15%) JSP
6 3 (1.15%) Middleware
7 2 (0.77%) JSON
7 2 (0.77%) LINQ
7 2 (0.77%) SOAP
7 2 (0.77%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.31%) User Experience
2 13 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 12 (4.62%) Equities
4 10 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.69%) PMI
7 6 (2.31%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.92%) Fintech
8 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.54%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.15%) STB
11 2 (0.77%) Blog
11 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Social Media
12 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.31%) Windows
2 5 (1.92%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.77%) Unix
4 1 (0.38%) Android
4 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (100.00%) Scrum
2 229 (88.08%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (32.31%) Kanban
4 69 (26.54%) Coaching
5 49 (18.85%) TDD
5 49 (18.85%) User Stories
6 42 (16.15%) Project Management
7 40 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (14.23%) BDD
9 32 (12.31%) Waterfall
10 24 (9.23%) SDLC
11 23 (8.85%) DevOps
12 21 (8.08%) Mentoring
13 20 (7.69%) Software Delivery
13 20 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (5.77%) Automated Testing
15 15 (5.77%) E-Commerce
16 14 (5.38%) CRM
16 14 (5.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.77%) Java
2 19 (7.31%) C#
3 10 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.54%) SQL
5 3 (1.15%) C++
6 2 (0.77%) C
6 2 (0.77%) PHP
7 1 (0.38%) Groovy
7 1 (0.38%) Python
7 1 (0.38%) Scala
7 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.92%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.23%) Degree
4 10 (3.85%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.69%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.31%) PMP
7 5 (1.92%) BC Cleared
7 5 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) FATCA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.31%) Tableau
3 5 (1.92%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (1.54%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.54%) Recommind
4 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.54%) StatPro
5 3 (1.15%) Google
6 2 (0.77%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle
6 2 (0.77%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe
7 1 (0.38%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.38%) hybris
7 1 (0.38%) KANA
7 1 (0.38%) Omniture
7 1 (0.38%) Xamarin
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