Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Scrum Master was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 22 October 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 32 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Scrum Master 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.59% 0.34% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.36% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Slough median daily rate £406 - £408
10th Percentile £356 - £326
90th Percentile £457 - £494
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £443 £400
% change year-on-year -3.95% +10.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 319 274 301
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 93.20% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 184 200
Slough median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £135 £213 £213
90th Percentile £550 £538 £482
Berkshire median daily rate £423 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.53% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -17.65% -8.11%
10th Percentile £15.90 £11.13 £9.00
90th Percentile £20.60 £17.50 £39.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +22.58% +6.90% -32.71%

Scrum Master
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum Master in Slough

Scrum Master
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum Master in Slough

Scrum Master Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Scrum Master contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region featuring Scrum Master in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Scrum Master Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO