The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 53 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DSDM 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
433 351 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 67.66% 63.59% 67.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 206 174
Average daily rate £375 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.92 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSDM across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

DSDM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing DSDM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DSDM.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) RUP
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing DSDM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DSDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) RUP
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Security
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification