The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 73 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing DSDM 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £550 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £403 £411
% change year-on-year
+19.25% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.82 £22.50 £34.98
% change year-on-year
+121.42% -35.67%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
793 929 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.17% 78.53% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 478 430
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.75 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 1 £550 +10.00%
DSDM
South East

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) ABAP
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) MS Project
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) RAD
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Primavera
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) APMP
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Documentum

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Documentum
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) EJB
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) People Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) RAD
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) SAP