The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 21 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
UK / England
Rank 533 519 496
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Contract jobs citing DSDM 37 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 60
Median daily rate £520 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £480 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +20.00%
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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33605 38158 36500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.39% 81.97% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22408 25058 23946
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1094 976
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
London +4 15 £520 +8.90% 6
South West +18 10 £650 +36.77% 2
North West +19 7 £450 -8.62% 5
South East +4 2 £484 -7.85%
Yorkshire +9 1 £375 -9.09% 6
East of England -4 1 £388 -13.88% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 England region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 77 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (60.23%) Scrum
3 34 (38.64%) Project Management
4 25 (28.41%) PRINCE2
5 24 (27.27%) SDLC
6 21 (23.86%) RUP
7 20 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 19 (21.59%) Kanban
9 18 (20.45%) .NET
10 15 (17.05%) Process Improvement
11 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
11 14 (15.91%) Finance
12 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
12 13 (14.77%) DevOps
12 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (13.64%) C#
13 12 (13.64%) Java
13 12 (13.64%) Migration
13 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (13.64%) CMS
14 11 (12.50%) SQL
14 11 (12.50%) ISEB
15 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
15 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
15 10 (11.36%) User Stories
16 9 (10.23%) Data Centre
16 9 (10.23%) Workflow
16 9 (10.23%) Change Management
16 9 (10.23%) ITIL
16 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (13.64%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 2 (2.27%) JBoss
3 2 (2.27%) Moodle
3 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.14%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) Jetty
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.23%) MS Project
3 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.82%) Photoshop
4 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) VoIP
2 5 (5.68%) Firewall
3 4 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) LDAP
5 1 (1.14%) PSTN
5 1 (1.14%) Skype
5 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.41%) Big Data
5 3 (3.41%) MOLAP
6 2 (2.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (2.27%) Data Mart
6 2 (2.27%) DataStage
7 1 (1.14%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.14%) DB2
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) Informix
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) Redis
7 1 (1.14%) Riak
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.27%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) JMeter
2 2 (2.27%) NeoLoad
2 2 (2.27%) Selenium
2 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.27%) Toad
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.09%) Retail
4 6 (6.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Automotive
5 2 (2.27%) Billing
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Front Office
6 1 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Analyst
2 20 (22.73%) Project Manager
3 14 (15.91%) Architect
4 13 (14.77%) Business Analyst
5 11 (12.50%) Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Scrum Master
8 6 (6.82%) Head of Delivery
8 6 (6.82%) Migration Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Migration Project Manager
8 6 (6.82%) Supply Chain Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Agile Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Lead
10 4 (4.55%) Case Management Developer
10 4 (4.55%) IT Manager
10 4 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) .NET
2 5 (5.68%) Web Services
3 4 (4.55%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.41%) Velocity
5 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.27%) CSS
5 2 (2.27%) HTML
5 2 (2.27%) WCF
5 2 (2.27%) XML
5 2 (2.27%) XSD
6 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.14%) EJB
6 1 (1.14%) Flash
6 1 (1.14%) J2EE
6 1 (1.14%) JMS
6 1 (1.14%) jQuery
6 1 (1.14%) JSP
6 1 (1.14%) LINQ
6 1 (1.14%) WSDL
6 1 (1.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.09%) User Experience
4 4 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.27%) VLE
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Unix
3 2 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (60.23%) Scrum
3 34 (38.64%) Project Management
4 25 (28.41%) PRINCE2
5 24 (27.27%) SDLC
6 21 (23.86%) RUP
7 20 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 19 (21.59%) Kanban
9 15 (17.05%) Process Improvement
10 13 (14.77%) DevOps
11 12 (13.64%) Migration
11 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
12 10 (11.36%) User Stories
13 9 (10.23%) Business Analysis
13 9 (10.23%) Change Management
13 9 (10.23%) ITIL
13 9 (10.23%) UML
13 9 (10.23%) Workflow
14 7 (7.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) C#
1 12 (13.64%) Java
2 11 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (6.82%) C
4 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) Go
6 1 (1.14%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) ISEB
2 8 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.68%) PMP
5 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.41%) APMP
6 3 (3.41%) Degree
7 2 (2.27%) CBAP
7 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.14%) APMG
8 1 (1.14%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.27%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) vSphere
2 1 (1.14%) Xen
2 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Ansible
1 8 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) Kibana
3 1 (1.14%) logstash
3 1 (1.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.82%) VMware
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle
4 3 (3.41%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.41%) Informatica
5 2 (2.27%) Blackboard
5 2 (2.27%) Cognos
5 2 (2.27%) Compuware
5 2 (2.27%) Empirix
5 2 (2.27%) SumTotal
6 1 (1.14%) ATG
6 1 (1.14%) BEA
6 1 (1.14%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.14%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.14%) SAP
6 1 (1.14%) Sybase
6 1 (1.14%) VeriFone
6 1 (1.14%) WorldPay
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