Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 53 60
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.74% 0.93% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.97% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Leicestershire median daily rate £400 £358 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.89% -24.74% -
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -28.95% +10.53% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 524 514 519
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 95.54% 96.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 302 255
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
10th Percentile £180 £131 £169
90th Percentile £513 £475 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 37
Leicestershire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £9.23 £8.66 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £28.63 £41.65
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.57%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Leicestershire

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in Leicestershire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 4 £400 +11.89%
Scrum Master
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (25.00%) Aurelia
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) Aurelia
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Release Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (25.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform