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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 125 129 149
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing DSDM 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £456 £405 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% +17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £381 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £461 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £480 £410
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 -
DSDM
England

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
1980 2171 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.74% 77.15% 79.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 1255 1468
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 161 145
Median hourly rate £36.14 £33.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% +30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.45 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.64 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire - 3 £456 -
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

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 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
1 1 (12.50%) PSTN
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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