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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 472 498 481
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing DSDM 81 48 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 41
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £388 £418
% change year-on-year
+7.74% -7.18%
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
35674 33981 37500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.32% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22568 21050 21971
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 994 1335
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +47 37 £425 +17.24% 13
South East -7 15 £388 +38.39% 9
South West -24 14 £500 +18.34% 2
North West -3 6 £379 - 4
East of England - 5 £381 - 3
West Midlands -10 2 £498 +24.37%
Yorkshire -2 1 £395 +31.66% 6
North East - 1 £450 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 70 (42.68%) Scrum
2 63 (38.41%) Finance
3 55 (33.54%) UML
4 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (25.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 39 (23.78%) Project Management
8 34 (20.73%) SSADM
9 31 (18.90%) Banking
10 29 (17.68%) PRINCE2
10 29 (17.68%) Business Transformation
11 28 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 28 (17.07%) GAP Analysis
12 27 (16.46%) Business Analysis
13 26 (15.85%) SQL
14 25 (15.24%) .NET
14 25 (15.24%) RUP
15 24 (14.63%) Data Modelling
16 23 (14.02%) XML
17 22 (13.41%) MS Visio
18 21 (12.80%) Java
19 20 (12.20%) BPR
19 20 (12.20%) BPMN
20 19 (11.59%) MS Excel
21 18 (10.98%) ITIL
21 18 (10.98%) C#
22 17 (10.37%) Basel II
22 17 (10.37%) Web Development
22 17 (10.37%) Basel III
22 17 (10.37%) Solvency II

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.71%) CMS
3 10 (6.10%) Confluence
3 10 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.66%) Apache
6 5 (3.05%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.05%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.44%) IIS
8 3 (1.83%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.83%) LiveCycle
8 3 (1.83%) nginx
9 2 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.22%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.61%) SAS
10 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.61%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (13.41%) MS Visio
2 19 (11.59%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.49%) MS Project
3 9 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.05%) MS Office
5 4 (2.44%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.22%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) VoIP
1 4 (2.44%) HTTP
1 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.83%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (0.61%) DWDM
4 1 (0.61%) DMZ
4 1 (0.61%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) DHCP
4 1 (0.61%) SDH
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.05%) CouchDB
4 5 (3.05%) Impala
4 5 (3.05%) Couchbase
4 5 (3.05%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.05%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (9.76%) JIRA
2 15 (9.15%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.32%) Maven
4 9 (5.49%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.05%) Subversion
5 5 (3.05%) Selenium
5 5 (3.05%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.44%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.22%) Hudson
8 2 (1.22%) Ant
8 2 (1.22%) ERwin
9 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.61%) Toad
9 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 63 (38.41%) Finance
2 31 (18.90%) Banking
3 12 (7.32%) Retail
4 8 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.66%) Legal
6 5 (3.05%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.83%) French Language
8 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.22%) Law
9 1 (0.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (36.59%) Analyst
2 45 (27.44%) Business Analyst
3 39 (23.78%) Project Manager
4 31 (18.90%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (17.07%) Senior Business Analyst
5 28 (17.07%) Developer
6 11 (6.71%) Architect
7 8 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (4.88%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (4.27%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.27%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (4.27%) Payments Business Analyst
9 6 (3.66%) Middleware Developer
9 6 (3.66%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Consultant
10 5 (3.05%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.05%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (3.05%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (3.05%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.24%) .NET
2 23 (14.02%) XML
3 15 (9.15%) Middleware
4 12 (7.32%) ASP.NET
4 12 (7.32%) SOAP
5 11 (6.71%) HTML
5 11 (6.71%) WCF
6 9 (5.49%) Web Services
6 9 (5.49%) XSD
6 9 (5.49%) CSS
6 9 (5.49%) JSON
6 9 (5.49%) jQuery
7 7 (4.27%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.66%) OSGi
8 6 (3.66%) Apache Camel
8 6 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Open Source
2 9 (5.49%) SWIFT
3 7 (4.27%) APACS
4 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.83%) iSeries
6 2 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.22%) AS400
6 2 (1.22%) PMI
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.10%) UNIX
2 6 (3.66%) Windows
3 5 (3.05%) MVS
3 5 (3.05%) Linux
3 5 (3.05%) VME
4 3 (1.83%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.68%) Scrum
2 55 (33.54%) UML
3 52 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (25.61%) Requirements Analysis
6 39 (23.78%) Project Management
7 34 (20.73%) SSADM
8 29 (17.68%) PRINCE2
8 29 (17.68%) Business Transformation
9 28 (17.07%) GAP Analysis
10 27 (16.46%) Business Analysis
11 25 (15.24%) RUP
12 24 (14.63%) Data Modelling
13 20 (12.20%) BPR
13 20 (12.20%) BPMN
14 18 (10.98%) ITIL
15 17 (10.37%) Web Development
16 15 (9.15%) Waterfall
17 14 (8.54%) TDD
18 13 (7.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.85%) SQL
2 21 (12.80%) Java
3 18 (10.98%) C#
4 12 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 8 (4.88%) Ruby
6 5 (3.05%) Python
6 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.05%) Scala
7 4 (2.44%) C++
8 3 (1.83%) C
8 3 (1.83%) RPG
8 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.83%) RPG IV
9 2 (1.22%) RPG/400
9 2 (1.22%) VB6
9 2 (1.22%) VB
9 2 (1.22%) Perl
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (6.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (4.27%) ISEB
5 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.05%) Degree
6 4 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.83%) PMP
8 2 (1.22%) APMP
9 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.61%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.37%) Basel II
1 17 (10.37%) Basel III
1 17 (10.37%) Solvency II
2 11 (6.71%) QA
3 2 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.22%) vSphere
3 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) Puppet
2 5 (3.05%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.83%) HAProxy
3 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.83%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.76%) Oracle
3 9 (5.49%) Atlassian
4 8 (4.88%) SAP
4 8 (4.88%) IBM
5 6 (3.66%) Ektron
5 6 (3.66%) JBoss
5 6 (3.66%) HP
6 5 (3.05%) Cognos
6 5 (3.05%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.44%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.44%) Open Text
8 3 (1.83%) Adobe
8 3 (1.83%) VMware
8 3 (1.83%) Splunk
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £415 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago