The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 170 231 237
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 72 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.42% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 7
Median daily rate £459 £430 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.68% +10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scrum Master
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7236 8968 9299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.51% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 5185 5090
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 513 513
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum Master within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +38 22 £525 +22.09% 1
Berkshire +14 19 £425 - 2
Buckinghamshire +26 14 £488 -7.14%
Hampshire +26 8 £463 -2.63% 1
Kent 0 1 £525 +42.37% 1
West Sussex -4 1 £415 -2.35% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 119 (100.00%) Scrum
2 114 (95.80%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.21%) Kanban
3 30 (25.21%) Finance
4 28 (23.53%) Coaching
5 26 (21.85%) Project Management
5 26 (21.85%) JIRA
6 20 (16.81%) TDD
7 18 (15.13%) Waterfall
7 18 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (13.45%) SDLC
9 15 (12.61%) Software Delivery
9 15 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (11.76%) User Stories
11 13 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (10.08%) Velocity
12 12 (10.08%) Java
13 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
13 10 (8.40%) Confluence
14 9 (7.56%) BDD
15 8 (6.72%) Banking
15 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
15 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (6.72%) DevOps
16 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
16 7 (5.88%) User Experience
16 7 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
17 6 (5.04%) Publishing
17 6 (5.04%) MVC
17 6 (5.04%) MS Visio

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.40%) Confluence
2 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.84%) CMS
3 1 (0.84%) Drupal
3 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS Excel
1 6 (5.04%) MS Office
1 6 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (5.04%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.84%) Firewall
1 1 (0.84%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) Big Data
3 3 (2.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) JIRA
2 3 (2.52%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (1.68%) Selenium
3 2 (1.68%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (25.21%) Finance
2 8 (6.72%) Banking
3 6 (5.04%) Publishing
3 6 (5.04%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Games
5 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.08%) Velocity
2 6 (5.04%) .NET
2 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.36%) JSON
5 3 (2.52%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.68%) React
6 2 (1.68%) Spring
6 2 (1.68%) XML
7 1 (0.84%) CSS
7 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.84%) HTML
7 1 (0.84%) HTML5
7 1 (0.84%) JMS
7 1 (0.84%) LAMP
7 1 (0.84%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (0.84%) SOAP
7 1 (0.84%) Struts
7 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) User Experience
3 4 (3.36%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.68%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.84%) Fintech
5 1 (0.84%) IVR
5 1 (0.84%) Life Science
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.84%) Android
1 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.84%) Linux
1 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (100.00%) Scrum
2 114 (95.80%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (25.21%) Kanban
4 28 (23.53%) Coaching
5 26 (21.85%) Project Management
6 20 (16.81%) TDD
7 18 (15.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (15.13%) Waterfall
8 16 (13.45%) SDLC
9 15 (12.61%) Software Delivery
9 15 (12.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (11.76%) User Stories
11 13 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.40%) Software Engineering
13 9 (7.56%) BDD
14 8 (6.72%) DevOps
15 7 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
15 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
16 6 (5.04%) Investment Management
16 6 (5.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.08%) Java
2 5 (4.20%) C#
3 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.68%) C
4 2 (1.68%) PHP
4 2 (1.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.36%) HP
5 2 (1.68%) BT
5 2 (1.68%) CA
5 2 (1.68%) Progress
6 1 (0.84%) Avaya
6 1 (0.84%) Cognos
6 1 (0.84%) Genesys
6 1 (0.84%) KANA
6 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.84%) Sitecore
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