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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 522 482 505
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +23
Contract jobs citing DSDM 64 73 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 32
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£475 £431 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £353 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £586 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £420 £399
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.58
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -23 20 £488 +14.70% 3
South East -7 18 £500 +29.03% 5
North West -17 7 £478 -0.83% 1
South West -16 6 £488 +3.94% 1
East of England +3 5 £418 +7.74% 5
West Midlands +1 4 £575 +15.57% 2
Yorkshire -19 2 £400 +1.26% 5
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £375 -
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DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 110 (74.83%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (46.26%) Finance
3 57 (38.78%) Scrum
4 43 (29.25%) PRINCE2
5 42 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 37 (25.17%) UML
7 34 (23.13%) RUP
7 34 (23.13%) Project Management
8 27 (18.37%) Microsoft
9 25 (17.01%) SSADM
10 22 (14.97%) SQL
10 22 (14.97%) SDLC
11 21 (14.29%) Oracle
12 20 (13.61%) .NET
12 20 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (13.61%) GAP Analysis
12 20 (13.61%) Banking
13 19 (12.93%) BPR
13 19 (12.93%) IBM
13 19 (12.93%) Security Cleared
14 18 (12.24%) RAD
14 18 (12.24%) Use Case
15 17 (11.56%) ISEB
15 17 (11.56%) BPMN
16 16 (10.88%) Business Transformation
16 16 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (10.88%) E-Commerce
16 16 (10.88%) Programme Management
17 15 (10.20%) TOGAF

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 9 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.44%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (4.08%) Documentum
4 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.36%) LiveCycle
6 2 (1.36%) IIS
6 2 (1.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.68%) JBoss
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Confluence
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) Node.js
7 1 (0.68%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 15 (10.20%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.80%) MS Project
3 8 (5.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.72%) MS Office
5 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Primavera
2 5 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.72%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (2.04%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.36%) Unica
5 2 (1.36%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.72%) Internet
2 3 (2.04%) Firewall
3 2 (1.36%) Extranet
3 2 (1.36%) Intranet
3 2 (1.36%) HTTP
3 2 (1.36%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) DMZ
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) ADSL
4 1 (0.68%) LAN
4 1 (0.68%) PSTN
4 1 (0.68%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) DHCP
4 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.68%) SS7
4 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.76%) QualityStage
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.72%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.04%) DataStage
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.36%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.36%) OLAP
6 2 (1.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.44%) JIRA
3 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.04%) Selenium
5 2 (1.36%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.36%) Toad
5 2 (1.36%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.36%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.68%) MSTest
6 1 (0.68%) Moq
6 1 (0.68%) NUnit
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) Maven
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 68 (46.26%) Finance
2 20 (13.61%) Banking
3 9 (6.12%) Marketing
4 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Automotive
6 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.36%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (28.57%) Analyst
2 38 (25.85%) Business Analyst
3 34 (23.13%) Project Manager
4 22 (14.97%) Architect
5 14 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (8.84%) Senior Business Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) Developer
8 10 (6.80%) Agile Project Manager
8 10 (6.80%) ScrumMaster
8 10 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.76%) Programme Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Agile Coach
10 6 (4.08%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.40%) Integration Architect
12 4 (2.72%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.72%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (2.72%) BizTalk Architect
13 3 (2.04%) Business Data Analyst
13 3 (2.04%) Business Manager
13 3 (2.04%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.61%) .NET
2 14 (9.52%) XML
3 12 (8.16%) Middleware
3 12 (8.16%) Web Services
4 10 (6.80%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.08%) HTML
7 5 (3.40%) WCF
8 4 (2.72%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.72%) CSS
8 4 (2.72%) FpML
9 3 (2.04%) RESTful
9 3 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.36%) WF
10 2 (1.36%) Spring
10 2 (1.36%) NHibernate
10 2 (1.36%) JSON
10 2 (1.36%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.36%) SAP XI
10 2 (1.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.04%) User Experience
5 2 (1.36%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.68%) CESG
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (2.04%) UNIX
3 2 (1.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (74.83%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (38.78%) Scrum
3 43 (29.25%) PRINCE2
4 42 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 37 (25.17%) UML
6 34 (23.13%) RUP
6 34 (23.13%) Project Management
7 25 (17.01%) SSADM
8 22 (14.97%) SDLC
9 20 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (13.61%) GAP Analysis
10 19 (12.93%) BPR
11 18 (12.24%) RAD
11 18 (12.24%) Use Case
12 17 (11.56%) BPMN
13 16 (10.88%) Business Transformation
13 16 (10.88%) Programme Management
13 16 (10.88%) E-Commerce
14 15 (10.20%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.97%) SQL
2 12 (8.16%) C#
3 7 (4.76%) C++
3 7 (4.76%) Java
4 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.72%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.72%) Python
5 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.04%) Ruby
5 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.04%) C
6 2 (1.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.56%) ISEB
3 11 (7.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.76%) Degree
6 4 (2.72%) APMP
7 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.36%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) MCP
9 1 (0.68%) MCAD
9 1 (0.68%) MCSD
9 1 (0.68%) PMP
9 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) Basel II
1 13 (8.84%) Basel III
1 13 (8.84%) Solvency II
2 9 (6.12%) QA
3 6 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.40%) Data Quality
5 4 (2.72%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.68%) Xen
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) XenServer
1 1 (0.68%) vSphere
1 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.04%) Puppet
1 3 (2.04%) Cobbler
1 3 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.29%) Oracle
3 19 (12.93%) IBM
4 8 (5.44%) Cognos
5 6 (4.08%) Teradata
6 5 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.72%) SAP
7 4 (2.72%) Ektron
7 4 (2.72%) Netezza
8 3 (2.04%) Vermilion
9 2 (1.36%) Adobe
9 2 (1.36%) Informatica
10 1 (0.68%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.68%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.68%) Google
10 1 (0.68%) Reuters
10 1 (0.68%) ESRI
10 1 (0.68%) BT
10 1 (0.68%) VMware
10 1 (0.68%) HP
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