The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 120 123 142
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 21 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.58% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.60% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
Median daily rate £538 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2816 2984 2853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 95.83% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 1927 1857
Median daily rate £365 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 200 179
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.65 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Wiltshire - 13 £550 -
Bristol +8 4 £400 -5.88% 2
Gloucestershire -5 2 £625 +47.05% 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Scrum Master
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) JIRA
7 4 (10.53%) Finance
7 4 (10.53%) C
8 3 (7.89%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) Kanban
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
8 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) SDLC
9 2 (5.26%) BDD
9 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
9 2 (5.26%) Velocity
9 2 (5.26%) Games
9 2 (5.26%) Legal
10 1 (2.63%) Automotive
10 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.63%) EPoS
10 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Scrum
2 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) Coaching
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.89%) Kanban
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.26%) BDD
6 2 (5.26%) SDLC
6 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (2.63%) UX Design
7 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) Rally
Plymouth, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago