The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 146 147 129
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 17 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £316 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £523
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
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3736 3483 2907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.51% 94.70% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2262 1968 1555
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 209 192
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £42.50
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 the North West

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Manchester -7 11 £450 +5.88% 2
Cheshire -9 3 £396 +37.11%
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North West region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) Finance
4 11 (30.56%) Coaching
5 10 (27.78%) Banking
6 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (19.44%) Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.89%) JIRA
10 4 (11.11%) Velocity
10 4 (11.11%) Kanban
10 4 (11.11%) SDLC
10 4 (11.11%) VersionOne
10 4 (11.11%) Product Management
10 4 (11.11%) User Stories
11 3 (8.33%) User Experience
11 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (8.33%) Time Management
11 3 (8.33%) Release Management
11 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
11 3 (8.33%) Progress
12 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
12 2 (5.56%) TDD
12 2 (5.56%) OO
12 2 (5.56%) C#
12 2 (5.56%) Java
12 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
12 2 (5.56%) Web Development
12 2 (5.56%) Logistics

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) VersionOne
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Velocity
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Coaching
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.11%) Kanban
7 4 (11.11%) Product Management
7 4 (11.11%) SDLC
7 4 (11.11%) User Stories
8 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
9 2 (5.56%) Logistics
9 2 (5.56%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.56%) TDD
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C#
1 2 (5.56%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Progress
2 1 (2.78%) Rally
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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