The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 63 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
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 Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 887 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.36% 94.46% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 505 456
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 59 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.21% +43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £135.00 £32.50
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 Reading

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Struts
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) React
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development