The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was - per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 30 March 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 38
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.32% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
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 - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 210 305 302
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 94.17% 99.03% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 204 157
Median daily rate £350 £342 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +5.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 22
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex that featured Scrum Master in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in East Sussex

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in East Sussex

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East Sussex region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation