The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.41% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.43% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £538 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1329 1861 1325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 94.95% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 1070 784
Median daily rate £375 £370 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £524 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 59 69
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Salford - 2 £500 -
Scrum Master
North West

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Manchester region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Velocity
4 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) ATDD
7 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Velocity
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) ATDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
6 1 (7.69%) ITSM
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) ServiceNow
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