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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 573 530 500
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -30
Contract jobs citing DSDM 51 106 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.25% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 59 92
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £374 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £621 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £485 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.40% +21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 -
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
41378 42813 40900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.41% 81.15% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27602 28419 26033
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1189 1138
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 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
Yorkshire +21 14 £420 +29.23% 4
London -34 12 £483 +2.38% 4
South East +10 7 £428 -6.55% 2
North East -18 6 £625 +108.33%
East Midlands - 5 £525 - 2
East of England +9 4 £456 +12.65% 3
North West -3 2 £400 -37.00% 5
South West 0 1 £450 -10.00% 1
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 93 (93.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (55.00%) Scrum
3 37 (37.00%) Project Management
4 30 (30.00%) Finance
5 28 (28.00%) Waterfall
6 26 (26.00%) PRINCE2
7 20 (20.00%) SDLC
8 19 (19.00%) .NET
8 19 (19.00%) Kanban
9 18 (18.00%) SQL
9 18 (18.00%) ISEB
9 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (17.00%) Java
10 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
11 15 (15.00%) RUP
12 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.00%) C#
13 13 (13.00%) ITIL
13 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (12.00%) Process Improvement
15 11 (11.00%) OO
15 11 (11.00%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (11.00%) Marketing
16 10 (10.00%) TOGAF
16 10 (10.00%) CRM
16 10 (10.00%) UML
16 10 (10.00%) CMS
17 9 (9.00%) ETL
17 9 (9.00%) C

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 10 (10.00%) CMS
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.00%) JBoss
4 3 (3.00%) GemFire
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) Apache
6 1 (1.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Project
3 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.00%) Photoshop
4 5 (5.00%) MS Office
5 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (6.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) Skype
3 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) PSTN
4 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.00%) Data Mart
3 6 (6.00%) DataStage
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.00%) Neo4j
5 4 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.00%) OLAP
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.00%) Hazelcast
6 3 (3.00%) Infinispan
6 3 (3.00%) MOLAP
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Toad
2 5 (5.00%) JUnit
2 5 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.00%) Maven
4 3 (3.00%) Ant
4 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.00%) Fiddler
5 2 (2.00%) Moq
5 2 (2.00%) NuGet
5 2 (2.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 30 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.00%) Marketing
3 6 (6.00%) Legal
3 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.00%) Games
5 2 (2.00%) Automotive
5 2 (2.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Danish Language
6 1 (1.00%) Finnish Language
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
6 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Analyst
2 21 (21.00%) Business Analyst
3 19 (19.00%) Project Manager
4 16 (16.00%) Architect
5 15 (15.00%) Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
7 8 (8.00%) Test Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Campaign Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) CRM Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) CRM Business Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Marketing Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Marketing Business Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) Marketing Campaign Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Agile Scrum Master
9 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (8.00%) Spring
2 8 (8.00%) Web Services
2 8 (8.00%) XML
3 6 (6.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (5.00%) JSON
4 5 (5.00%) Play Framework
4 5 (5.00%) REST
5 4 (4.00%) Akka
5 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.00%) HTML
5 4 (4.00%) Java EE
5 4 (4.00%) RESTful
5 4 (4.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (3.00%) HTML5
6 3 (3.00%) Java EE 5
6 3 (3.00%) JPA
7 2 (2.00%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (4.00%) User Experience
3 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Windows
3 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Unix
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (93.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (55.00%) Scrum
3 37 (37.00%) Project Management
4 28 (28.00%) Waterfall
5 26 (26.00%) PRINCE2
6 20 (20.00%) SDLC
7 19 (19.00%) Kanban
8 15 (15.00%) RUP
9 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (13.00%) ITIL
10 12 (12.00%) Process Improvement
11 11 (11.00%) OO
12 10 (10.00%) CRM
12 10 (10.00%) TOGAF
12 10 (10.00%) UML
13 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
13 9 (9.00%) ETL
13 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (8.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) SQL
2 17 (17.00%) Java
3 13 (13.00%) C#
4 9 (9.00%) C
5 5 (5.00%) Scala
6 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.00%) C++
7 2 (2.00%) Clojure
7 2 (2.00%) Groovy
7 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) ISEB
2 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (6.00%) APMP
3 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.00%) CITP
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) CBAP
7 1 (1.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.00%) SDET
1 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Adobe
2 6 (6.00%) Cognos
2 6 (6.00%) Informatica
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.00%) Pega
5 1 (1.00%) HP
5 1 (1.00%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
5 1 (1.00%) Tableau
5 1 (1.00%) webMethods
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