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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 177 226 214
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -12
Contract jobs citing DSDM 22 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.014% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.018% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £450 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £415 £382
% change year-on-year
-4.21% +8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
2 13 (46.43%) Project Management
3 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
4 10 (35.71%) MS Project
4 10 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (32.14%) Legal
5 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (28.57%) Validation
6 8 (28.57%) Requirements Management
6 8 (28.57%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) RUP
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Business Transformation
8 6 (21.43%) Middleware
8 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
8 6 (21.43%) UML
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) C#
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) XML
10 4 (14.29%) SSADM
10 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 4 (14.29%) UNIX
10 4 (14.29%) CRM
10 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
11 3 (10.71%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (7.14%) Confluence
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (35.71%) MS Project
2 10 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (21.43%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Legal
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Middleware
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) OSGi
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 2 (7.14%) XSD
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (3.57%) JRules
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) J2SE
6 1 (3.57%) WSDL
6 1 (3.57%) J2EE
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) VME
2 3 (10.71%) MVS
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
2 13 (46.43%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Validation
3 8 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 7 (25.00%) RUP
4 7 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 6 (21.43%) UML
6 4 (14.29%) SSADM
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.71%) Release Management
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.71%) RAD
7 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) Scala
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) GISP
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) ILOG
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
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