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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 302 315 308
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 142 120 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.54% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 72 100
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £426 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £648 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +30 24 £470 -23.34% 7
Croydon - 9 £438 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 279 (100.00%) Scrum
2 241 (86.38%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (26.88%) Finance
4 74 (26.52%) Kanban
5 62 (22.22%) TDD
6 59 (21.15%) Java
7 58 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (17.56%) BDD
9 48 (17.20%) Coaching
10 47 (16.85%) User Stories
11 42 (15.05%) JIRA
12 41 (14.70%) Project Management
13 32 (11.47%) Banking
14 29 (10.39%) Mentoring
15 26 (9.32%) Security Cleared
16 25 (8.96%) Retail
16 25 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
19 21 (7.53%) Waterfall
19 21 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (7.53%) Velocity
19 21 (7.53%) .NET
20 20 (7.17%) Automated Testing
21 19 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
21 19 (6.81%) Microsoft
22 18 (6.45%) Mobile App
23 17 (6.09%) User Experience
23 17 (6.09%) Software Delivery
23 17 (6.09%) SDLC

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 6 (2.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (1.43%) CMS
3 3 (1.08%) Apache
3 3 (1.08%) Confluence
4 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.72%) Mule
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
2 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.72%) MS Project
2 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.79%) Trello
4 3 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.79%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.23%) Big Data
1 9 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 9 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.51%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.72%) OLAP
7 1 (0.36%) Biml
7 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) Power BI
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.36%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 42 (15.05%) JIRA
2 21 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.08%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.72%) Maven
5 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.36%) VersionOne
General
1 75 (26.88%) Finance
2 32 (11.47%) Banking
3 25 (8.96%) Retail
4 16 (5.73%) Financial Institution
5 14 (5.02%) Games
6 8 (2.87%) Front Office
7 7 (2.51%) Legal
7 7 (2.51%) Marketing
8 4 (1.43%) Back Office
8 4 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Law
10 2 (0.72%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.53%) .NET
1 21 (7.53%) Velocity
2 13 (4.66%) J2EE
3 12 (4.30%) HTML
3 12 (4.30%) JMS
4 10 (3.58%) EJB
5 7 (2.51%) JSP
6 5 (1.79%) RESTful
6 5 (1.79%) Web Services
7 4 (1.43%) Apache Camel
7 4 (1.43%) Kafka
8 3 (1.08%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.08%) Spring
8 3 (1.08%) Spring MVC
8 3 (1.08%) WCF
9 2 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.72%) JSON
9 2 (0.72%) SOAP
9 2 (0.72%) WinForms
9 2 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 17 (6.09%) User Experience
3 15 (5.38%) Fixed Income
4 14 (5.02%) Equities
5 11 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.87%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.51%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.15%) PMI
10 5 (1.79%) Fintech
10 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.43%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.43%) Minimum Viable Product
12 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.36%) FMCG
14 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.36%) Psychology
14 1 (0.36%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.72%) Android
1 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (100.00%) Scrum
2 241 (86.38%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (26.52%) Kanban
4 62 (22.22%) TDD
5 58 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (17.56%) BDD
7 48 (17.20%) Coaching
8 47 (16.85%) User Stories
9 41 (14.70%) Project Management
10 29 (10.39%) Mentoring
11 25 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (7.53%) Waterfall
15 20 (7.17%) Automated Testing
16 19 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (6.09%) SDLC
17 17 (6.09%) Software Delivery
18 16 (5.73%) Asset Management
19 15 (5.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.15%) Java
2 16 (5.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.51%) C#
3 7 (2.51%) SQL
4 2 (0.72%) C++
4 2 (0.72%) PHP
4 2 (0.72%) Python
4 2 (0.72%) Scala
5 1 (0.36%) C
5 1 (0.36%) SPARQL
5 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.73%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.30%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.87%) Degree
5 6 (2.15%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.79%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.79%) PMP
7 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.58%) QA
2 3 (1.08%) FATCA
3 2 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (6.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.58%) Google
3 9 (3.23%) Tableau
4 8 (2.87%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (1.43%) Adobe
5 4 (1.43%) Oracle
5 4 (1.43%) StatPro
6 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.08%) Rally
6 3 (1.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.36%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.36%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.36%) Omniture
7 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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