Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 6 months to 24 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 East > Middlesex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - +39 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.15% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Middlesex median daily rate £425 - -
South East median daily rate £509 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +13.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract vacancies in Middlesex with a recognized job title 248 340 319
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.38% 96.32% 91.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 202 162
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £413 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.11% +3.67%
10th Percentile £262 £283 £263
90th Percentile £528 £550 £494
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 14
Middlesex median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.15% - -2.17%
10th Percentile £30.50 £17.10 £12.70
90th Percentile £31.50 £39.18 £48.38
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Middlesex

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in Middlesex

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

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

1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management