The first table below looks at the demand for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 46 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DSDM 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% - 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£388 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £422 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
331 262 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 67.69% 70.81% 60.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 113 118
Average daily rate £400 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 73
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £31.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £53.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

DSDM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree