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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum Master
Rank 322 289 324
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +35
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 68 102 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.51% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 83 40
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £446
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
19374 20076 18238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 93.05% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13538 13608 12452
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 384 408
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £43.63 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 2015.

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 10 £500 +5.26%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
ScrumMaster
England

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Scrum
2 159 (90.86%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.00%) TDD
4 40 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (21.71%) Kanban
5 38 (21.71%) User Stories
6 37 (21.14%) Coaching
7 27 (15.43%) Automated Testing
7 27 (15.43%) Mentoring
8 25 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (14.29%) Games
9 20 (11.43%) Java
9 20 (11.43%) E-Commerce
10 17 (9.71%) Velocity
11 16 (9.14%) Project Management
12 15 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (8.57%) BDD
13 13 (7.43%) Waterfall
14 12 (6.86%) Finance
14 12 (6.86%) JIRA
15 11 (6.29%) Telecoms
15 11 (6.29%) .NET
16 10 (5.71%) C#
16 10 (5.71%) Retail
16 10 (5.71%) Feature Driven Development
16 10 (5.71%) ATDD
17 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
17 9 (5.14%) Oracle
18 8 (4.57%) Pair Programming
18 8 (4.57%) Local Government

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.71%) Confluence
2 3 (1.71%) CMS
3 2 (1.14%) Node.js
3 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.00%) MVNO
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.57%) Impala
Development Applications
1 12 (6.86%) JIRA
2 5 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.57%) Subversion
4 1 (0.57%) Maven
4 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.57%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (14.29%) Games
2 12 (6.86%) Finance
3 11 (6.29%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.71%) Retail
5 8 (4.57%) Local Government
6 4 (2.29%) Front Office
7 2 (1.14%) Automotive
7 2 (1.14%) Publishing
7 2 (1.14%) French Language
7 2 (1.14%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.71%) Velocity
2 11 (6.29%) .NET
3 7 (4.00%) J2EE
4 4 (2.29%) HTML
5 3 (1.71%) Apache Flex
5 3 (1.71%) CSS
5 3 (1.71%) HTML5
6 2 (1.14%) XML
6 2 (1.14%) RESTful
7 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.57%) JPA
7 1 (0.57%) jQuery
7 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.57%) Web Services
7 1 (0.57%) REST
7 1 (0.57%) CSS3
7 1 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.57%) Blog
3 3 (1.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.14%) User Experience
4 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.57%) Wiki
5 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.43%) Android
2 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) Scrum
2 159 (90.86%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.00%) TDD
4 40 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (21.71%) Kanban
5 38 (21.71%) User Stories
6 37 (21.14%) Coaching
7 27 (15.43%) Automated Testing
7 27 (15.43%) Mentoring
8 25 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (11.43%) E-Commerce
10 16 (9.14%) Project Management
11 15 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (8.57%) BDD
12 13 (7.43%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.71%) Feature Driven Development
13 10 (5.71%) ATDD
14 8 (4.57%) Pair Programming
15 7 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
16 6 (3.43%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.43%) Java
2 10 (5.71%) C#
3 5 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.71%) SQL
5 2 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (0.57%) Ruby
6 1 (0.57%) Scala
6 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (4.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.43%) Degree
3 3 (1.71%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) VCP4
5 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) QA
1 3 (1.71%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (5.14%) Oracle
2 4 (2.29%) IBM
3 3 (1.71%) Google
3 3 (1.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.71%) Sybase
4 2 (1.14%) ATG
4 2 (1.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.57%) VMware
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