The first table below looks at the demand for the ScrumMaster role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 28 July 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 West Sussex 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum Master
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a ScrumMaster 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.09% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
336 385 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 91.80% 96.73% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 259 341
Average daily rate £315 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 38 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% -49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.44 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £39.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
ScrumMaster
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ScrumMaster
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

ScrumMaster Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ScrumMaster
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ScrumMaster Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

ScrumMaster
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Demand Management

ScrumMaster
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA