The first table below looks at the demand for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ScrumMaster in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 110 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 18 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate £425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2533 2196 2633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.99% 93.09% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1307 1083 1323
Average daily rate £372 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 105
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ScrumMaster across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

ScrumMaster
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ScrumMaster within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -13 16 £425 - 1
Glasgow - - - -
ScrumMaster
UK

ScrumMaster
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited ScrumMaster 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 ScrumMaster in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) DSDM
4 7 (30.43%) BDD
4 7 (30.43%) User Stories
5 5 (21.74%) Velocity
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
7 3 (13.04%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) Content Management
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Refactoring
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) JBoss
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) Publishing
8 2 (8.70%) GIS
8 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) Kanban
9 1 (4.35%) CGI

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited ScrumMaster 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 ScrumMaster in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Velocity
2 3 (13.04%) HTML5
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) DSDM
3 7 (30.43%) BDD
3 7 (30.43%) User Stories
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Refactoring
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Cadence
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