The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank - 53 51
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.65% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.66% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
220 303 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.35% 97.74% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 161 246
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 19
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £35.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Somerset region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared