The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Scrum Master featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 92 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.69% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1393 1886 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.47% 96.18% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 1272 1138
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 73
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.45 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Leeds +6 10 £413 +17.85% 2
Scrum Master
Yorkshire

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (34.78%) Kanban
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
8 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
8 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Finance
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) Games
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.35%) Ruby
9 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.35%) Ajax
9 1 (4.35%) Google
9 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (4.35%) Marketing
9 1 (4.35%) Project Planning

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Ajax
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) Django
1 1 (4.35%) Guice
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) RESTful
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (4.35%) Spring
1 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Scrum
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
4 8 (34.78%) Kanban
4 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) User Stories
8 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
1 1 (4.35%) VMware