The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 336 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.10% 95.18% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 172 100
Median daily rate £350 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside