The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 107 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing DSDM 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £498 £419
% change year-on-year
-9.54% +18.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +121.42%
DSDM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1565 1926 1966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.36% 77.16% 73.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 1027 1038
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 87 23
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.90 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +27.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.18 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DSDM across the Berkshire region.

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DSDM across the Berkshire region.

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +5 2 - -
DSDM
South East

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DSDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (75.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (75.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 6 (75.00%) Data Mart
3 6 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Toad
3 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Informatica
3 6 (75.00%) DataStage
3 6 (75.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Cognos
3 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (75.00%) ETL
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) OLAP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Mart
1 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (75.00%) DataStage
2 4 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Toad
2 2 (25.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos BI Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (75.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (75.00%) Six Sigma
2 6 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Contact Management
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cognos
1 6 (75.00%) Informatica
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft