Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum Master
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 102 104
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.49% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Bristol median daily rate £475 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.14% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £488 £375
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1847 1630 1655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.99% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1259 1156 1217
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £239
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 85
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +53.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £51.95 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Scrum Master in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Bristol

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in Bristol

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum Master in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum Master in Bristol

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bristol region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Fedora
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Fedora
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB