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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
England / London
Rank 307 307 341
Rank change year-on-year
0 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 102 108 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.54% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 82 58
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 £362 £402 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £623 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
18156 19919 19982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.11% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12986 14035 14204
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 315 348
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.57 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +6 18 £473 -14.09% 7
Bromley 0 1 £375 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 242 (100.00%) Scrum
2 223 (92.15%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (35.54%) Kanban
4 61 (25.21%) Coaching
5 59 (24.38%) JIRA
6 53 (21.90%) Finance
7 50 (20.66%) TDD
8 46 (19.01%) User Stories
9 43 (17.77%) Java
10 38 (15.70%) Project Management
11 37 (15.29%) BDD
12 34 (14.05%) Banking
13 32 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (12.81%) DevOps
15 27 (11.16%) Security Cleared
16 26 (10.74%) Velocity
17 23 (9.50%) Waterfall
18 22 (9.09%) .NET
19 20 (8.26%) Microsoft
19 20 (8.26%) SC Cleared
19 20 (8.26%) SDLC
20 19 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
21 17 (7.02%) Mentoring
21 17 (7.02%) Software Delivery
21 17 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
22 16 (6.61%) C#
23 15 (6.20%) E-Commerce
23 15 (6.20%) Automated Testing
23 15 (6.20%) User Experience
24 14 (5.79%) Retail

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 8 (3.31%) Confluence
1 8 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.07%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.65%) CMS
4 3 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.24%) MS Office
2 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.89%) GitHub
2 6 (2.48%) SaaS
3 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.07%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) Skype
2 1 (0.41%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.48%) Big Data
2 4 (1.65%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.41%) Biml
5 1 (0.41%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.41%) OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.41%) Power BI
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (24.38%) JIRA
2 12 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.89%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.07%) Zephyr
6 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.41%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 53 (21.90%) Finance
2 34 (14.05%) Banking
3 14 (5.79%) Retail
4 8 (3.31%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.31%) Games
4 8 (3.31%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.31%) Publishing
5 7 (2.89%) Legal
5 7 (2.89%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.48%) Front Office
7 5 (2.07%) Law
7 5 (2.07%) Marketing
8 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.74%) Velocity
2 22 (9.09%) .NET
3 6 (2.48%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.48%) J2EE
4 5 (2.07%) RESTful
5 3 (1.24%) HTML
5 3 (1.24%) Middleware
5 3 (1.24%) React
5 3 (1.24%) WCF
6 2 (0.83%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (0.83%) JSP
6 2 (0.83%) Kafka
6 2 (0.83%) LINQ
6 2 (0.83%) Spring
6 2 (0.83%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.83%) Web Services
6 2 (0.83%) WinForms
7 1 (0.41%) HTML5
7 1 (0.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.20%) User Experience
2 8 (3.31%) PMI
3 7 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.07%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.07%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.65%) Equities
6 4 (1.65%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.24%) Blog
7 3 (1.24%) STB
8 2 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Fintech
8 2 (0.83%) iPad
8 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.48%) Windows
2 5 (2.07%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.83%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (100.00%) Scrum
2 223 (92.15%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (35.54%) Kanban
4 61 (25.21%) Coaching
5 50 (20.66%) TDD
6 46 (19.01%) User Stories
7 38 (15.70%) Project Management
8 37 (15.29%) BDD
9 32 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (12.81%) DevOps
11 23 (9.50%) Waterfall
12 20 (8.26%) SDLC
13 19 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (7.02%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.02%) Software Delivery
15 15 (6.20%) Automated Testing
15 15 (6.20%) E-Commerce
16 13 (5.37%) Software Engineering
17 11 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.77%) Java
2 16 (6.61%) C#
3 13 (5.37%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.65%) SQL
5 3 (1.24%) C++
6 2 (0.83%) C
6 2 (0.83%) PHP
6 2 (0.83%) Scala
7 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.41%) Groovy
7 1 (0.41%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.16%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.72%) Degree
3 9 (3.72%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.31%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.89%) PMP
6 5 (2.07%) BC Cleared
6 5 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) FATCA
System Software
1 6 (2.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Puppet
2 2 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.65%) Atlassian
2 4 (1.65%) Recommind
2 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (1.24%) Tableau
4 2 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.41%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.41%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (0.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.41%) hybris
5 1 (0.41%) KANA
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle
5 1 (0.41%) Splunk
5 1 (0.41%) Tealium
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