The first table below looks at the demand for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 25 July 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 City of London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 198 220 220
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing DSDM 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.018% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£525 £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £394 £418
% change year-on-year
+5.39% -5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4462 5414 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.65% 76.20% 74.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 4055 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 95 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.30 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
DSDM
London

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DSDM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) UML
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) VME
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (14.29%) Scala
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) MVS
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) RAD
6 2 (14.29%) SSADM
6 2 (14.29%) UNIX
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) MVS
1 2 (14.29%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (42.86%) UML
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) RAD
6 2 (14.29%) SSADM
6 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Content Management
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Scala
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) GISP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft