The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 295 302 319
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 136 116 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.54% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 92 77
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
ScrumMaster
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
21516 21606 21259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.92% 92.92% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15038 15032 14412
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 378 453
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in London

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in London

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Histogram in London

ScrumMaster
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ScrumMaster Hourly Rate Trend in London

ScrumMaster
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 33 £503 +0.50% 5
Ealing -4 3 £385 -
Canary Wharf -10 2 £550 -15.38%
Paddington - 1 £500 -
Croydon - 1 £425 -
Docklands, London - 1 £490 -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Scrum
2 184 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (22.60%) Kanban
4 38 (18.27%) Java
5 36 (17.31%) TDD
6 33 (15.87%) Finance
7 29 (13.94%) Coaching
8 28 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (13.46%) Banking
9 27 (12.98%) E-Commerce
10 24 (11.54%) JIRA
10 24 (11.54%) User Stories
11 21 (10.10%) Project Management
12 19 (9.13%) .NET
13 18 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (8.65%) Waterfall
14 17 (8.17%) Degree
14 17 (8.17%) Retail
15 16 (7.69%) BDD
16 15 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (6.73%) Continuous Delivery
17 14 (6.73%) Microsoft
17 14 (6.73%) C#
18 13 (6.25%) JavaScript
18 13 (6.25%) Velocity
18 13 (6.25%) SDLC
19 11 (5.29%) Web Development
19 11 (5.29%) Automated Testing
19 11 (5.29%) Google

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (3.85%) Node.js
2 7 (3.37%) Drupal
3 5 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.44%) CMS
4 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.48%) Jetty
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.48%) Documentum
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.96%) MS Project
3 1 (0.48%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) Google Apps
2 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.40%) SQL Server
1 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (1.92%) Big Data
2 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.48%) Impala
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (11.54%) JIRA
2 8 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.96%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) Mocha
6 1 (0.48%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.48%) Ant
General
1 33 (15.87%) Finance
2 28 (13.46%) Banking
3 17 (8.17%) Retail
4 9 (4.33%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.88%) Games
7 4 (1.92%) Publishing
8 3 (1.44%) Law
8 3 (1.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.96%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.48%) Front Office
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.13%) .NET
2 13 (6.25%) Velocity
3 6 (2.88%) J2EE
4 5 (2.40%) HTML
5 4 (1.92%) Web Services
6 3 (1.44%) Spring
6 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.44%) HTML5
7 2 (0.96%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (0.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 2 (0.96%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.96%) LINQ
7 2 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.48%) EJB
8 1 (0.48%) CSS
8 1 (0.48%) XML
8 1 (0.48%) JMS
8 1 (0.48%) Grails
8 1 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.88%) Wiki
2 5 (2.40%) User Experience
3 4 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.96%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.96%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.88%) Linux
2 3 (1.44%) Android
2 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (100.00%) Scrum
2 184 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (22.60%) Kanban
4 36 (17.31%) TDD
5 29 (13.94%) Coaching
6 28 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.98%) E-Commerce
8 24 (11.54%) User Stories
9 21 (10.10%) Project Management
10 18 (8.65%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (8.65%) Waterfall
11 16 (7.69%) BDD
12 15 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (6.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (6.25%) SDLC
15 11 (5.29%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.29%) Automated Testing
15 11 (5.29%) Web Development
16 8 (3.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (18.27%) Java
2 14 (6.73%) C#
3 13 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.37%) SQL
5 2 (0.96%) C++
5 2 (0.96%) Python
5 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.48%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) Scala
6 1 (0.48%) VB
6 1 (0.48%) Perl
6 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (8.17%) Degree
2 5 (2.40%) PMP
2 5 (2.40%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 5 (2.40%) EMIR
3 4 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 14 (6.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.29%) Oracle
2 11 (5.29%) Google
3 6 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (2.88%) Sybase
3 6 (2.88%) IBM
4 3 (1.44%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.96%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.48%) ATG
6 1 (0.48%) Endeca
6 1 (0.48%) Citrix
6 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
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