The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 162 157 192
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +35
Contract jobs citing DSDM 3 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.058% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.069% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Median daily rate £475 £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.01% +4.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £489 £410
% change year-on-year
-9.90% +19.20%
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
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2758 2902 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.14% 84.34% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2184 2328 3623
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £307 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 49
Median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 9 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 City of London region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) RUP
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Velocity
5 2 (28.57%) MOLAP
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Automotive
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) MOLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Lead
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum Master
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Scrum Master
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Velocity
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) RUP
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) SOLID
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft