The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum Master
Rank 117 140 120
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 24 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 5
Median daily rate £370 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £389 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2702 2672 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.78% 95.02% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 1749 1552
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 112 128
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Scrum Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scrum Master Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scrum Master Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum Master across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Scrum Master Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
West Yorkshire +12 21 £350 -9.09%
South Yorkshire -8 3 £375 -
Scrum Master
England

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (35.90%) Kanban
3 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 11 (28.21%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Coaching
6 8 (20.51%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (20.51%) User Stories
7 7 (17.95%) Web Development
8 6 (15.38%) Java
8 6 (15.38%) TDD
8 6 (15.38%) Games
9 5 (12.82%) SDLC
9 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
9 5 (12.82%) PHP
9 5 (12.82%) CRM
9 5 (12.82%) ERP
9 5 (12.82%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (12.82%) Network Security
9 5 (12.82%) Digital Media
10 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
11 3 (7.69%) JIRA
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
12 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (5.13%) B2B
12 2 (5.13%) Finance
12 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.13%) QA
12 2 (5.13%) Social Media

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) FTP
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (2.56%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.13%) Social Media
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
3 1 (2.56%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (35.90%) Kanban
3 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 11 (28.21%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Coaching
6 8 (20.51%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (20.51%) User Stories
7 7 (17.95%) Web Development
8 6 (15.38%) TDD
9 5 (12.82%) CRM
9 5 (12.82%) ERP
9 5 (12.82%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (12.82%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
11 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.13%) B2B
12 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Apple
2 1 (2.56%) Rally
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter