The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
England / East of England
Rank 114 120 110
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing DSDM 5 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.086% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.11% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £453 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £473 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.75% +14.96%
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%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1863 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.58% 79.96% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1134 1179
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 157 144
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +58.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £15.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £55.80 £43.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DSDM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +8 4 £488 +5.40% 1
Suffolk - 1 £388 -
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) SumTotal
5 2 (20.00%) VLE
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (20.00%) Moodle
5 2 (20.00%) Blackboard
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Moodle
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Learning Management System
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Blackboard
1 2 (20.00%) SumTotal