The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 50 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.66% 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 889 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.88% 95.28% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 416 476
Median daily rate £425 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £270 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 68
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.28 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 3 (17.65%) Big Data
7 3 (17.65%) PaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Java
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) Games
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
8 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.88%) User Experience
9 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
9 1 (5.88%) React
9 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Games
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) J2EE
2 1 (5.88%) JMS
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) React
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.88%) IVR
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) Coaching
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
5 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) Genesys
2 1 (5.88%) KANA