The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 470 509 467
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -42
Contract jobs citing DSDM 108 53 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 34 49
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£405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DSDM
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37593 35462 37976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.67% 73.73% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23709 22246 22478
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 975 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in England

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in England

DSDM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram in England

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in England

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 56 £425 -5.55% 18
South East 0 22 £338 +20.53% 11
South West -24 14 £500 +19.04%
Yorkshire +1 6 £395 +17.03% 5
East of England - 5 £369 - 2
North West -2 3 £379 -21.29% 1
West Midlands -9 1 £525 +31.25%
North East - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - - - -
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 76 (44.44%) Scrum
2 64 (37.43%) Finance
3 60 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (32.16%) UML
5 46 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (25.15%) Project Management
7 40 (23.39%) Requirements Analysis
8 34 (19.88%) PRINCE2
9 32 (18.71%) SSADM
9 32 (18.71%) Java
10 30 (17.54%) SQL
10 30 (17.54%) XML
11 28 (16.37%) Business Transformation
12 27 (15.79%) Banking
12 27 (15.79%) RUP
13 26 (15.20%) Business Analysis
14 25 (14.62%) .NET
15 24 (14.04%) GAP Analysis
16 23 (13.45%) JIRA
16 23 (13.45%) Data Modelling
17 22 (12.87%) Middleware
17 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
18 21 (12.28%) MS Visio
18 21 (12.28%) SOAP
19 20 (11.70%) C#
19 20 (11.70%) MS Excel
19 20 (11.70%) BPR
19 20 (11.70%) Waterfall
19 20 (11.70%) BPMN
20 19 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (8.19%) Confluence
2 11 (6.43%) Apache
2 11 (6.43%) CMS
3 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (4.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.92%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.92%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.75%) IIS
7 3 (1.75%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.17%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.58%) Lync
9 1 (0.58%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.58%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (12.28%) MS Visio
2 20 (11.70%) MS Excel
3 14 (8.19%) MS Project
3 14 (8.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.09%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.75%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (1.17%) MS Office
7 1 (0.58%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.58%) FastStats
7 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.75%) Misys Midas
2 3 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.34%) VoIP
1 4 (2.34%) Internet
2 3 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) NAS
3 1 (0.58%) DHCP
3 1 (0.58%) VPN
3 1 (0.58%) DNS
3 1 (0.58%) SAN
3 1 (0.58%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.43%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.92%) Impala
4 5 (2.92%) Couchbase
4 5 (2.92%) DB2
4 5 (2.92%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.92%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.92%) CouchDB
4 5 (2.92%) Apache Hive
4 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.17%) DataStage
7 2 (1.17%) Ingres
7 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (13.45%) JIRA
2 19 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 18 (10.53%) Maven
4 15 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (8.19%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.51%) Selenium
7 5 (2.92%) Subversion
8 3 (1.75%) Rational Rose
8 3 (1.75%) ERwin
9 2 (1.17%) Toad
9 2 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.17%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.17%) Moq
9 2 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) Hudson
10 1 (0.58%) MSTest
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 64 (37.43%) Finance
2 27 (15.79%) Banking
3 12 (7.02%) Legal
4 9 (5.26%) Retail
5 5 (2.92%) Marketing
6 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.34%) Law
7 2 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.17%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 62 (36.26%) Analyst
2 40 (23.39%) Business Analyst
3 39 (22.81%) Developer
4 36 (21.05%) Project Manager
5 28 (16.37%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (14.62%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (7.02%) Senior Manager
7 12 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
7 12 (7.02%) Agile Project Manager
8 11 (6.43%) Middleware Developer
8 11 (6.43%) Architect
9 7 (4.09%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.09%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.09%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.51%) Digital Architect
11 5 (2.92%) ScrumMaster
11 5 (2.92%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (2.92%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.34%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.54%) XML
2 25 (14.62%) .NET
3 22 (12.87%) Middleware
4 21 (12.28%) SOAP
5 14 (8.19%) HTML
5 14 (8.19%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.19%) XSD
5 14 (8.19%) JSON
6 11 (6.43%) jQuery
6 11 (6.43%) OSGi
6 11 (6.43%) CSS
6 11 (6.43%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (6.43%) Apache Camel
7 10 (5.85%) Web Services
7 10 (5.85%) WCF
8 7 (4.09%) .NET Framework
9 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (2.92%) LINQ
10 5 (2.92%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (2.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.26%) Open Source
2 6 (3.51%) SWIFT
3 5 (2.92%) iSeries
4 4 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.34%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.34%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.75%) AS400
5 3 (1.75%) APACS
5 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.75%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.17%) PMI
7 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.58%) Statistics
7 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.19%) UNIX
2 6 (3.51%) MVS
2 6 (3.51%) VME
3 3 (1.75%) Windows
3 3 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.44%) Scrum
2 60 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (32.16%) UML
4 46 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (25.15%) Project Management
6 40 (23.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 34 (19.88%) PRINCE2
8 32 (18.71%) SSADM
9 28 (16.37%) Business Transformation
10 27 (15.79%) RUP
11 26 (15.20%) Business Analysis
12 24 (14.04%) GAP Analysis
13 23 (13.45%) Data Modelling
14 20 (11.70%) BPR
14 20 (11.70%) Waterfall
14 20 (11.70%) BPMN
15 19 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (11.11%) ITIL
15 19 (11.11%) TDD
16 18 (10.53%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.71%) Java
2 30 (17.54%) SQL
3 20 (11.70%) C#
4 15 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.09%) Python
5 7 (4.09%) Ruby
5 7 (4.09%) Scala
6 6 (3.51%) C++
7 5 (2.92%) C
7 5 (2.92%) RPG
7 5 (2.92%) RPG IV
8 3 (1.75%) RPG/400
8 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.17%) Clojure
9 2 (1.17%) Groovy
9 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.17%) Perl
10 1 (0.58%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 10 (5.85%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.68%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.68%) Degree
3 7 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (3.51%) ISEB
5 5 (2.92%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.75%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.58%) APMP
8 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.58%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) Basel II
1 17 (9.94%) Basel III
1 17 (9.94%) Solvency II
2 16 (9.36%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) COBIT
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Puppet
2 4 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.53%) Oracle
3 14 (8.19%) Atlassian
4 11 (6.43%) IBM
4 11 (6.43%) JBoss
5 8 (4.68%) SAP
6 6 (3.51%) Ektron
7 5 (2.92%) Cognos
7 5 (2.92%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.34%) Adobe
8 4 (2.34%) HP
8 4 (2.34%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.34%) Open Text
9 2 (1.17%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.58%) VMware
10 1 (0.58%) Alterian
10 1 (0.58%) Citrix
10 1 (0.58%) ILOG
10 1 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
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