The table below looks at the statistics for the Scrum Master role in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum Master in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 28 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.03% 1.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £488 £453 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £436 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Scrum Master
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
186 285 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 95.38% 96.61% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 164 81
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 10
Average hourly rate £8.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum Master in the job title across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Scrum Master
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube

Scrum Master
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region that cited Scrum Master 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 Scrum Master in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality