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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
England / London
Rank 299 318 334
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 108 98 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.49% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 64 54
Median daily rate £488 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £430 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
18312 20065 20017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13122 14196 14113
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 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 305 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +11 21 £473 -2.57% 5
Hackney - 1 £475 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Scrum
2 227 (90.80%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (32.80%) Kanban
4 63 (25.20%) Coaching
5 59 (23.60%) Finance
6 58 (23.20%) JIRA
7 51 (20.40%) TDD
8 45 (18.00%) Java
9 43 (17.20%) User Stories
10 39 (15.60%) Banking
11 37 (14.80%) Project Management
11 37 (14.80%) BDD
12 35 (14.00%) DevOps
13 29 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (11.60%) Velocity
14 24 (9.60%) Security Cleared
15 23 (9.20%) SDLC
16 21 (8.40%) Waterfall
16 21 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (8.00%) SC Cleared
17 20 (8.00%) Mentoring
18 19 (7.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 19 (7.60%) Microsoft
18 19 (7.60%) .NET
19 15 (6.00%) Software Delivery
19 15 (6.00%) C#
20 14 (5.60%) User Experience
21 13 (5.20%) Retail
21 13 (5.20%) Automated Testing
22 12 (4.80%) 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 8 (3.20%) Confluence
2 7 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) MS Office
2 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.20%) GitHub
2 6 (2.40%) SaaS
3 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.00%) Skype
2 1 (0.40%) Firewall
2 1 (0.40%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.00%) Big Data
2 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) Biml
3 1 (0.40%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.40%) OLAP
3 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.40%) Power BI
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (23.20%) JIRA
2 11 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.00%) Zephyr
5 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.40%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.40%) Maven
6 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.40%) Xcode
General
1 59 (23.60%) Finance
2 39 (15.60%) Banking
3 13 (5.20%) Retail
4 10 (4.00%) Games
4 10 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 10 (4.00%) Publishing
5 7 (2.80%) Legal
5 7 (2.80%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.40%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.00%) Front Office
7 5 (2.00%) Law
8 4 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.60%) Marketing
9 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.60%) Velocity
2 19 (7.60%) .NET
3 7 (2.80%) J2EE
4 6 (2.40%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.60%) RESTful
6 3 (1.20%) Middleware
6 3 (1.20%) React
6 3 (1.20%) WCF
6 3 (1.20%) Web Services
7 2 (0.80%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.80%) HTML
7 2 (0.80%) Kafka
7 2 (0.80%) LINQ
7 2 (0.80%) Spring
7 2 (0.80%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.80%) WinForms
8 1 (0.40%) HTML5
8 1 (0.40%) jQuery
8 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.60%) User Experience
2 5 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.00%) PMI
3 4 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.20%) Blog
4 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.20%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.20%) STB
4 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.80%) Equities
5 2 (0.80%) iPad
6 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.40%) NHS
6 1 (0.40%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.40%) Windows
2 5 (2.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.80%) Android
3 2 (0.80%) Unix
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (100.00%) Scrum
2 227 (90.80%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (32.80%) Kanban
4 63 (25.20%) Coaching
5 51 (20.40%) TDD
6 43 (17.20%) User Stories
7 37 (14.80%) BDD
7 37 (14.80%) Project Management
8 35 (14.00%) DevOps
9 29 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (9.20%) SDLC
11 21 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (8.40%) Waterfall
12 20 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 19 (7.60%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (6.00%) Software Delivery
15 13 (5.20%) Automated Testing
16 12 (4.80%) ATDD
16 12 (4.80%) E-Commerce
17 10 (4.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.00%) Java
2 15 (6.00%) C#
3 11 (4.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.00%) SQL
5 3 (1.20%) C
5 3 (1.20%) C++
6 2 (0.80%) PHP
6 2 (0.80%) Python
6 2 (0.80%) Scala
7 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.40%) Groovy
7 1 (0.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.60%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.00%) Degree
4 6 (2.40%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.40%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.40%) PMP
5 5 (2.00%) BC Cleared
5 5 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) FATCA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) Puppet
2 2 (0.80%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (7.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.60%) Atlassian
2 4 (1.60%) Recommind
2 4 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.40%) Alteryx
3 1 (0.40%) Cloudera
3 1 (0.40%) ForgeRock
3 1 (0.40%) hybris
3 1 (0.40%) KANA
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle
3 1 (0.40%) Splunk
3 1 (0.40%) Tableau
3 1 (0.40%) Tealium
North London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £362 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago