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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 504 489 494
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing DSDM 81 87 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 65 34
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£475 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £343 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £632 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £414 £422
% change year-on-year
+15.40% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DSDM
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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
40181 37789 35076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.87% 76.43% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23781 21753
Average daily rate £425 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1086 1099 1020
Average hourly rate £29.00 £24.12 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% -25.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 August 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 August 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 -19 37 £475 +5.55% 6
South East -18 18 £500 +29.03% 3
West Midlands +11 7 £575 +9.52%
South West -10 6 £500 - 17
East of England +4 5 £408 +5.16% 4
North West -17 5 £450 +18.81% 2
Yorkshire -19 3 £400 +1.26% 3
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 120 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (45.10%) Scrum
3 60 (39.22%) Finance
4 47 (30.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (27.45%) UML
6 41 (26.80%) Waterfall
7 40 (26.14%) PRINCE2
8 37 (24.18%) Project Management
9 35 (22.88%) RUP
10 30 (19.61%) Security Cleared
11 26 (16.99%) Requirements Analysis
12 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
13 23 (15.03%) SSADM
14 22 (14.38%) SQL
14 22 (14.38%) Use Case
15 21 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (13.07%) Middleware
16 20 (13.07%) SDLC
17 19 (12.42%) SC Cleared
17 19 (12.42%) Oracle
17 19 (12.42%) RAD
17 19 (12.42%) GAP Analysis
18 18 (11.76%) Banking
18 18 (11.76%) XML
18 18 (11.76%) IBM
18 18 (11.76%) BPR
19 17 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
19 17 (11.11%) JIRA
19 17 (11.11%) BPMN
19 17 (11.11%) Business Transformation

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (7.19%) JBoss
2 10 (6.54%) Confluence
3 9 (5.88%) Apache
4 8 (5.23%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (4.58%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.27%) Documentum
7 5 (3.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.96%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.31%) LiveCycle
9 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.65%) SAS
10 1 (0.65%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (9.80%) MS Visio
2 11 (7.19%) MS Project
3 7 (4.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Primavera
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.61%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.96%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.31%) Unica
5 2 (1.31%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) NAS
3 1 (0.65%) Extranet
3 1 (0.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
3 1 (0.65%) DHCP
3 1 (0.65%) VPN
3 1 (0.65%) DNS
3 1 (0.65%) SAN
3 1 (0.65%) DMZ
3 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (6.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.58%) QualityStage
4 6 (3.92%) DataStage
5 5 (3.27%) OLAP
5 5 (3.27%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.61%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.65%) Adabas
9 1 (0.65%) Informix
9 1 (0.65%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (11.11%) JIRA
2 11 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.54%) Maven
3 10 (6.54%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.27%) Toad
6 2 (1.31%) JUnit
6 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.65%) Selenium
7 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.65%) NUnit
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
7 1 (0.65%) MSTest
7 1 (0.65%) Moq
General
1 60 (39.22%) Finance
2 18 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (3.92%) Marketing
4 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.61%) Retail
6 3 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.31%) Automotive
7 2 (1.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (27.45%) Analyst
2 40 (26.14%) Project Manager
3 38 (24.84%) Business Analyst
4 16 (10.46%) Architect
4 16 (10.46%) Developer
5 14 (9.15%) Senior Analyst
5 14 (9.15%) Agile Project Manager
6 13 (8.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (7.84%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (7.19%) ScrumMaster
9 8 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.58%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Agile Coach
11 6 (3.92%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.92%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.27%) Integration Architect
12 5 (3.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Architect
13 4 (2.61%) Middleware Developer
14 3 (1.96%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.07%) Middleware
2 18 (11.76%) XML
3 13 (8.50%) .NET
4 11 (7.19%) SOAP
5 10 (6.54%) Web Services
6 9 (5.88%) XSD
6 9 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (5.88%) JSON
6 9 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (5.88%) OSGi
6 9 (5.88%) Apache Camel
7 7 (4.58%) Spring
8 6 (3.92%) HTML
9 5 (3.27%) Spring XD
9 5 (3.27%) Spring Integration
9 5 (3.27%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.61%) CSS
10 4 (2.61%) WCF
11 3 (1.96%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.58%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.31%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.65%) NHS
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) GIS
5 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.65%) CESG
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.61%) Windows
2 3 (1.96%) Linux
2 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.31%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (78.43%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (45.10%) Scrum
3 47 (30.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (27.45%) UML
5 41 (26.80%) Waterfall
6 40 (26.14%) PRINCE2
7 37 (24.18%) Project Management
8 35 (22.88%) RUP
9 26 (16.99%) Requirements Analysis
10 23 (15.03%) SSADM
11 22 (14.38%) Use Case
12 21 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (13.07%) SDLC
14 19 (12.42%) RAD
14 19 (12.42%) GAP Analysis
15 18 (11.76%) BPR
16 17 (11.11%) BPMN
16 17 (11.11%) Business Transformation
17 15 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (9.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.38%) SQL
2 16 (10.46%) Java
3 7 (4.58%) C#
4 4 (2.61%) C++
4 4 (2.61%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.61%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.96%) Python
5 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.96%) Ruby
5 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.42%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.80%) CTC Cleared
3 15 (9.80%) ISEB
4 9 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (4.58%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.27%) Degree
7 4 (2.61%) APMP
8 3 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.31%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.65%) PMP
10 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.65%) MCAD
10 1 (0.65%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.50%) Basel II
1 13 (8.50%) Basel III
1 13 (8.50%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.61%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.65%) Xen
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) XenServer
1 1 (0.65%) vSphere
1 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (7.84%) Puppet
2 3 (1.96%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.42%) Oracle
3 18 (11.76%) IBM
4 10 (6.54%) Cognos
4 10 (6.54%) Atlassian
5 7 (4.58%) Teradata
6 6 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.27%) Informatica
7 5 (3.27%) SAP
8 4 (2.61%) Netezza
9 3 (1.96%) Vermilion
10 2 (1.31%) Ektron
10 2 (1.31%) Google
10 2 (1.31%) Adobe
11 1 (0.65%) HP
11 1 (0.65%) Citrix
11 1 (0.65%) BMC
11 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.65%) Mapinfo
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