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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 469 507 482
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -25
Contract jobs citing DSDM 113 51 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 32 46
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£400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +4.57%
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
38838 36028 38687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.80% 74.55% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24649 22649 22867
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 1099 1007 1398
Average hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +62 62 £406 -9.72% 14
South East +4 19 £388 +38.39% 4
South West -30 12 £500 +15.60% 2
Yorkshire +3 11 £375 +11.11% 4
East of England - 4 £350 - 2
North West -7 2 £379 -21.29%
West Midlands -18 2 £475 +18.75% 1
North East - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - - - -
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 126 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (46.77%) Scrum
3 66 (35.48%) Finance
4 60 (32.26%) UML
5 46 (24.73%) Requirements Analysis
6 44 (23.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (23.66%) Project Management
7 40 (21.51%) RUP
7 40 (21.51%) Java
8 37 (19.89%) XML
9 36 (19.35%) SQL
10 33 (17.74%) PRINCE2
10 33 (17.74%) SSADM
11 31 (16.67%) JIRA
11 31 (16.67%) Business Transformation
12 30 (16.13%) SOAP
13 28 (15.05%) Business Analysis
14 27 (14.52%) Banking
14 27 (14.52%) Middleware
15 26 (13.98%) Configuration Management
15 26 (13.98%) Data Modelling
15 26 (13.98%) DevOps
16 25 (13.44%) Jenkins
16 25 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (13.44%) TDD
16 25 (13.44%) GAP Analysis
17 24 (12.90%) Maven
17 24 (12.90%) .NET
17 24 (12.90%) Release Management
18 21 (11.29%) BPMN

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 20 (10.75%) Confluence
2 17 (9.14%) Apache
3 7 (3.76%) CMS
3 7 (3.76%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.69%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.69%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.61%) IIS
6 3 (1.61%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.54%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.54%) SAS
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (11.29%) MS Visio
2 19 (10.22%) MS Excel
3 15 (8.06%) MS Project
3 15 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (4.30%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.61%) Final Cut Pro
6 2 (1.08%) MS Office
7 1 (0.54%) FastStats
7 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.61%) Misys Midas
2 3 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) VoIP
1 4 (2.15%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.91%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.69%) Impala
5 5 (2.69%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.69%) DB2
5 5 (2.69%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.69%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.69%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.69%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.61%) ProClarity
6 3 (1.61%) OLAP
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.08%) DataStage
7 2 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (16.67%) JIRA
2 25 (13.44%) Jenkins
3 24 (12.90%) Maven
4 20 (10.75%) Git (software)
5 13 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (5.38%) Selenium
7 6 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.23%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (2.69%) Subversion
9 3 (1.61%) ERwin
9 3 (1.61%) Rational Rose
10 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.08%) Toad
10 2 (1.08%) Moq
11 1 (0.54%) JUnit
11 1 (0.54%) NUnit
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 66 (35.48%) Finance
2 27 (14.52%) Banking
3 14 (7.53%) Legal
4 10 (5.38%) Retail
5 7 (3.76%) Marketing
6 4 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.15%) Law
7 3 (1.61%) Publishing
8 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Games
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (36.02%) Analyst
2 46 (24.73%) Developer
3 44 (23.66%) Business Analyst
4 34 (18.28%) Project Manager
5 29 (15.59%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (13.44%) Senior Business Analyst
7 17 (9.14%) Middleware Developer
8 13 (6.99%) Agile Project Manager
9 12 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
9 12 (6.45%) Senior Manager
10 11 (5.91%) Architect
11 9 (4.84%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.76%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.76%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.76%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.23%) Tester
13 6 (3.23%) ScrumMaster
13 6 (3.23%) Automation Tester
13 6 (3.23%) Digital Architect
14 5 (2.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (19.89%) XML
2 30 (16.13%) SOAP
3 27 (14.52%) Middleware
4 24 (12.90%) .NET
5 20 (10.75%) XSD
5 20 (10.75%) JSON
6 17 (9.14%) OSGi
6 17 (9.14%) ActiveMQ
6 17 (9.14%) Apache Camel
7 14 (7.53%) ASP.NET
8 11 (5.91%) HTML
8 11 (5.91%) jQuery
9 10 (5.38%) WCF
10 8 (4.30%) CSS
10 8 (4.30%) REST
11 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (3.23%) XSLT
11 6 (3.23%) Web Services
11 6 (3.23%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.84%) Open Source
3 6 (3.23%) SWIFT
4 5 (2.69%) iSeries
4 5 (2.69%) User Experience
5 4 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.15%) Video Editing
5 4 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.61%) AS400
6 3 (1.61%) APACS
6 3 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.08%) PMI
7 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.54%) New Media
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.60%) UNIX
2 6 (3.23%) MVS
2 6 (3.23%) VME
3 5 (2.69%) Linux
4 3 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (0.54%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (46.77%) Scrum
3 60 (32.26%) UML
4 46 (24.73%) Requirements Analysis
5 44 (23.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (23.66%) Project Management
6 40 (21.51%) RUP
7 33 (17.74%) PRINCE2
7 33 (17.74%) SSADM
8 31 (16.67%) Business Transformation
9 28 (15.05%) Business Analysis
10 26 (13.98%) Data Modelling
10 26 (13.98%) Configuration Management
10 26 (13.98%) DevOps
11 25 (13.44%) GAP Analysis
11 25 (13.44%) TDD
11 25 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (12.90%) Release Management
13 21 (11.29%) Pair Programming
13 21 (11.29%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.51%) Java
2 36 (19.35%) SQL
3 21 (11.29%) C#
4 12 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.84%) Ruby
6 8 (4.30%) Python
7 7 (3.76%) Scala
8 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.23%) C++
9 5 (2.69%) C
9 5 (2.69%) RPG
9 5 (2.69%) RPG IV
10 3 (1.61%) RPG/400
10 3 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Perl
11 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.08%) Groovy
11 2 (1.08%) Clojure
12 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (4.84%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.61%) ISEB
6 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.54%) GISP
7 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
7 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.14%) Basel II
1 17 (9.14%) Basel III
1 17 (9.14%) Solvency II
2 16 (8.60%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Xen
1 1 (0.54%) XenServer
1 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) Puppet
2 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.08%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (10.75%) Atlassian
2 19 (10.22%) Oracle
3 17 (9.14%) JBoss
4 16 (8.60%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.91%) IBM
6 8 (4.30%) SAP
6 8 (4.30%) Cognos
6 8 (4.30%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.15%) Adobe
7 4 (2.15%) Open Text
7 4 (2.15%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.61%) Ektron
9 2 (1.08%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.54%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) Alterian
10 1 (0.54%) ILOG
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.54%) Progress
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £400 - 425 per day all inclusive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 24 days ago