The table below looks at the statistics for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ScrumMaster
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 176 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 90.57% 95.14% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 86 121
Average daily rate £325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 23
Average hourly rate £13.98 £23.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.15% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £35.00 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

ScrumMaster
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching