The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 465 500 488
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -12
Contract jobs citing DSDM 88 49 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 34 41
Average daily rate
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£431 £394 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £277 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £422 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36751 34198 37638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.37% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23125 21216 22145
Average daily rate £408 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 977 1381
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -3.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.26 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
DSDM
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +43 42 £450 +24.13% 11
South East -5 17 £388 +16.10% 12
South West -25 16 £500 +18.34% 3
North West -5 5 £379 -21.29% 1
East of England - 4 £388 - 7
Yorkshire -1 2 £395 +21.53% 8
West Midlands -14 1 £525 +31.25%
North East - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - - - - 1
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 67 (41.61%) Scrum
2 65 (40.37%) Finance
3 55 (34.16%) UML
4 54 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (29.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (26.71%) Project Management
7 42 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 35 (21.74%) SSADM
9 32 (19.88%) PRINCE2
10 31 (19.25%) Banking
11 29 (18.01%) Business Transformation
12 28 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
13 25 (15.53%) Data Modelling
14 24 (14.91%) XML
15 23 (14.29%) MS Visio
15 23 (14.29%) RUP
15 23 (14.29%) Java
15 23 (14.29%) SQL
15 23 (14.29%) .NET
15 23 (14.29%) Business Analysis
16 22 (13.66%) Microsoft
16 22 (13.66%) BPMN
17 21 (13.04%) BPR
18 19 (11.80%) ITIL
19 18 (11.18%) Basel II
19 18 (11.18%) JIRA
19 18 (11.18%) Basel III
19 18 (11.18%) Solvency II
20 17 (10.56%) Oracle
21 16 (9.94%) Waterfall

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.83%) CMS
3 10 (6.21%) Confluence
3 10 (6.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.73%) Apache
5 5 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.11%) Apache Pig
5 5 (3.11%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.48%) IIS
6 4 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.24%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.24%) SAS
7 2 (1.24%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.62%) Lync
8 1 (0.62%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 23 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 15 (9.32%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.21%) MS Project
3 10 (6.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.73%) MS Office
5 4 (2.48%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.62%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.62%) SPSS
6 1 (0.62%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.24%) Misys Midas
3 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) VoIP
1 4 (2.48%) HTTP
1 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.86%) Internet
3 2 (1.24%) SAN
4 1 (0.62%) Firewall
4 1 (0.62%) DNS
4 1 (0.62%) VPN
4 1 (0.62%) DHCP
4 1 (0.62%) DMZ
4 1 (0.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.21%) NoSQL
3 9 (5.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.11%) Impala
5 5 (3.11%) Couchbase
5 5 (3.11%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.11%) CouchDB
6 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.48%) DB2
6 4 (2.48%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.86%) MySQL
8 2 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (11.18%) JIRA
2 15 (9.32%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.07%) Maven
4 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.11%) Selenium
5 5 (3.11%) Subversion
5 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.48%) Rational Rose
7 2 (1.24%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.24%) Hudson
7 2 (1.24%) Ant
7 2 (1.24%) Toad
7 2 (1.24%) ERwin
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 65 (40.37%) Finance
2 31 (19.25%) Banking
3 12 (7.45%) Retail
4 7 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.35%) Legal
5 5 (3.11%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.86%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) French Language
6 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.24%) Law
7 2 (1.24%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Front Office
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (35.40%) Analyst
2 43 (26.71%) Project Manager
3 42 (26.09%) Business Analyst
4 31 (19.25%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (17.39%) Developer
5 28 (17.39%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (7.45%) Architect
7 10 (6.21%) Agile Project Manager
7 10 (6.21%) Senior Manager
7 10 (6.21%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 6 (3.73%) Middleware Developer
9 6 (3.73%) Payments Business Analyst
9 6 (3.73%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.11%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (3.11%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Digital Architect
10 5 (3.11%) ScrumMaster
11 4 (2.48%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.91%) XML
2 23 (14.29%) .NET
3 15 (9.32%) Middleware
4 13 (8.07%) SOAP
5 10 (6.21%) Web Services
5 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.21%) WCF
6 9 (5.59%) JSON
6 9 (5.59%) HTML
6 9 (5.59%) XSD
6 9 (5.59%) jQuery
7 7 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.35%) CSS
8 6 (3.73%) OSGi
8 6 (3.73%) Apache Camel
8 6 (3.73%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.48%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (2.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (2.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.97%) Open Source
1 8 (4.97%) SWIFT
2 6 (3.73%) APACS
3 4 (2.48%) iSeries
3 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.48%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (2.48%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.48%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.24%) PMI
5 2 (1.24%) AS400
6 1 (0.62%) Statistics
6 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.62%) New Media
6 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.62%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.83%) UNIX
2 5 (3.11%) MVS
2 5 (3.11%) VME
3 3 (1.86%) Windows
4 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.24%) Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.61%) Scrum
2 55 (34.16%) UML
3 54 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (29.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (26.71%) Project Management
6 42 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 35 (21.74%) SSADM
8 32 (19.88%) PRINCE2
9 29 (18.01%) Business Transformation
10 28 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
11 25 (15.53%) Data Modelling
12 23 (14.29%) RUP
12 23 (14.29%) Business Analysis
13 22 (13.66%) BPMN
14 21 (13.04%) BPR
15 19 (11.80%) ITIL
16 16 (9.94%) Waterfall
17 15 (9.32%) Web Development
18 14 (8.70%) Release Management
19 13 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.29%) Java
1 23 (14.29%) SQL
2 15 (9.32%) C#
3 12 (7.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.73%) Scala
4 6 (3.73%) Python
4 6 (3.73%) Ruby
5 4 (2.48%) RPG IV
5 4 (2.48%) C
5 4 (2.48%) C++
5 4 (2.48%) RPG
6 2 (1.24%) Groovy
6 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.24%) Clojure
6 2 (1.24%) RPG/400
6 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.24%) VB
6 2 (1.24%) Perl
6 2 (1.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (6.83%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (4.97%) ISEB
4 7 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.11%) Degree
5 5 (3.11%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.48%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.86%) PMP
8 2 (1.24%) APMP
9 1 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.62%) GISP
9 1 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.18%) Basel II
1 18 (11.18%) Basel III
1 18 (11.18%) Solvency II
2 9 (5.59%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.24%) vSphere
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.48%) Puppet
2 4 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.24%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.56%) Oracle
3 9 (5.59%) IBM
3 9 (5.59%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.97%) SAP
5 6 (3.73%) Ektron
5 6 (3.73%) JBoss
5 6 (3.73%) HP
6 5 (3.11%) Business Objects
6 5 (3.11%) Cognos
7 4 (2.48%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.48%) Open Text
8 3 (1.86%) VMware
9 2 (1.24%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.62%) Alterian
10 1 (0.62%) Adobe
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix
10 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
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