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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 286 298 304
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 137 139 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.60% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.63% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 95
Median daily rate £500 £473 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
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
20313 22036 22179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.60% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14741 15378 15441
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 368 399
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +27 18 £550 +7.84% 2
Hayes - 2 £375 -
Croydon -14 1 £550 +29.41%
Ilford - 1 £475 -
Osterley - 1 £515 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 269 (100.00%) Scrum
2 231 (85.87%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (32.71%) Java
4 82 (30.48%) TDD
5 71 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (24.91%) BDD
7 66 (24.54%) Kanban
8 59 (21.93%) Finance
9 43 (15.99%) Coaching
10 42 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (14.50%) JIRA
12 38 (14.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 36 (13.38%) J2EE
14 33 (12.27%) Mentoring
15 31 (11.52%) User Stories
16 30 (11.15%) Mobile App
16 30 (11.15%) E-Commerce
16 30 (11.15%) Banking
17 29 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (10.04%) Project Management
19 24 (8.92%) Mobile Application Development
20 23 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
20 23 (8.55%) JavaScript
20 23 (8.55%) JMS
20 23 (8.55%) Google
21 22 (8.18%) DevOps
21 22 (8.18%) Velocity
22 21 (7.81%) Atlassian
22 21 (7.81%) User Experience
22 21 (7.81%) Pair Programming

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 (3.72%) CMS
1 10 (3.72%) Confluence
2 5 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.74%) Commerce Server
3 2 (0.74%) Mule
3 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.72%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (1.12%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Office
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (2.97%) Lucidchart
4 7 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.86%) Trello
6 4 (1.49%) Google App Engine
6 4 (1.49%) SaaS
7 3 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.23%) Internet
2 2 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.37%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
2 4 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.74%) Big Data
3 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.37%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 39 (14.50%) JIRA
2 7 (2.60%) JIRA Agile
2 7 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.23%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.23%) Mockito
4 4 (1.49%) JBehave
4 4 (1.49%) JUnit
5 2 (0.74%) Maven
6 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.37%) VersionOne
General
1 59 (21.93%) Finance
2 30 (11.15%) Banking
3 17 (6.32%) Games
3 17 (6.32%) Retail
4 6 (2.23%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.86%) Front Office
5 5 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.49%) Law
6 4 (1.49%) Publishing
6 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.38%) J2EE
2 23 (8.55%) JMS
3 22 (8.18%) Velocity
4 21 (7.81%) EJB
5 20 (7.43%) HTML
6 13 (4.83%) Hibernate
6 13 (4.83%) Spring
6 13 (4.83%) Spring MVC
7 11 (4.09%) .NET
8 10 (3.72%) RESTful
9 9 (3.35%) jQuery
9 9 (3.35%) JSP
10 8 (2.97%) CSS
11 6 (2.23%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.23%) Mason
11 6 (2.23%) XML
12 4 (1.49%) Drools
12 4 (1.49%) Google Maps API
12 4 (1.49%) REST
12 4 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.15%) Mobile App
2 29 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (7.81%) User Experience
4 7 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.49%) Equities
5 4 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.49%) Internet of Things
5 4 (1.49%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.74%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.74%) IPTV
7 2 (0.74%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.37%) Derivative
8 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.37%) PMI
8 1 (0.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.97%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.49%) Android
3 2 (0.74%) Unix
3 2 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (100.00%) Scrum
2 231 (85.87%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (30.48%) TDD
4 71 (26.39%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (24.91%) BDD
6 66 (24.54%) Kanban
7 43 (15.99%) Coaching
8 42 (15.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 38 (14.13%) Continuous Delivery
10 33 (12.27%) Mentoring
11 31 (11.52%) User Stories
12 30 (11.15%) E-Commerce
13 27 (10.04%) Project Management
14 24 (8.92%) Mobile Application Development
15 23 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (8.18%) DevOps
17 21 (7.81%) Automated Testing
17 21 (7.81%) Pair Programming
18 18 (6.69%) SDLC
19 17 (6.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (32.71%) Java
2 23 (8.55%) JavaScript
3 9 (3.35%) SQL
4 5 (1.86%) PHP
4 5 (1.86%) Python
5 3 (1.12%) C
5 3 (1.12%) C++
6 2 (0.74%) C#
6 2 (0.74%) Scala
7 1 (0.37%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 20 (7.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.12%) Degree
4 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.72%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) FATCA
2 2 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (8.55%) Google
2 21 (7.81%) Atlassian
3 8 (2.97%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.60%) Adobe
5 5 (1.86%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.49%) Oracle
7 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.12%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.12%) Tableau
8 2 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.37%) IBM
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.37%) Informatica
9 1 (0.37%) Omniture
9 1 (0.37%) Rally
9 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
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