The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum Master
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 47 43 55
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 1.34% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.40% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 315 430 440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.59% 96.20% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 215 260
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 32 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% +1.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £12.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Gloucestershire

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in Gloucestershire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Gloucester - 1 £425 -
Scrum Master
South West

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP