The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 45 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.76% 1.97% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £455 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% -  
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 Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 386 536 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 97.97% 95.89% 98.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 267 193
Median daily rate £363 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.22% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 26
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £18.00
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Nottinghamshire

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in Nottinghamshire

Scrum Master
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham -3 3 £455 +7.05%
Scrum Master
East Midlands

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Velocity
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Velocity
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft