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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 506 492 477
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing DSDM 73 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 26
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£475 £450 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.58
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
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 -9 24 £500 +23.07% 7
South East -9 15 £438 +18.64% 3
South West +8 10 £475 +5.43% 1
North West -20 8 £478 -0.83% 2
East of England +8 5 £386 +2.31% 6
West Midlands -5 5 £425 -9.57% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £375 -
DSDM
UK

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 110 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (42.86%) Scrum
3 63 (40.91%) Finance
4 40 (25.97%) UML
5 38 (24.68%) RUP
6 37 (24.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 35 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 30 (19.48%) Microsoft
9 28 (18.18%) Project Management
10 27 (17.53%) SQL
11 25 (16.23%) .NET
12 24 (15.58%) SSADM
13 23 (14.94%) Oracle
14 22 (14.29%) Web Services
14 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
15 20 (12.99%) Banking
16 19 (12.34%) GAP Analysis
17 18 (11.69%) BPR
18 17 (11.04%) ISEB
18 17 (11.04%) RAD
18 17 (11.04%) MS Visio
18 17 (11.04%) Business Analysis
18 17 (11.04%) BPMN
18 17 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (10.39%) Business Transformation
19 16 (10.39%) Software Testing
19 16 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
19 16 (10.39%) XML
19 16 (10.39%) C#

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.84%) Documentum
2 9 (5.84%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (5.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (5.19%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.55%) CMS
5 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.60%) IIS
7 3 (1.95%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.30%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.65%) Node.js
9 1 (0.65%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) JBoss
9 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.65%) ArcSDE
9 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (11.04%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.49%) MS Project
3 8 (5.19%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.95%) MS Office
5 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Primavera
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.30%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.65%) Unica
5 1 (0.65%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) HTTP
1 9 (5.84%) Internet
2 7 (4.55%) Firewall
3 6 (3.90%) Extranet
3 6 (3.90%) Intranet
4 4 (2.60%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.30%) SAN
6 1 (0.65%) NAS
6 1 (0.65%) ADSL
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) PSTN
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) DHCP
6 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.65%) VPN
6 1 (0.65%) DNS
6 1 (0.65%) DMZ
6 1 (0.65%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (8.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.25%) QualityStage
3 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.60%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.30%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.30%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.65%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 17 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.19%) JIRA
3 5 (3.25%) Selenium
4 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.60%) Fiddler
4 4 (2.60%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.60%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.60%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.95%) JUnit
6 2 (1.30%) Maven
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.65%) MSTest
7 1 (0.65%) Moq
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.65%) Ant
7 1 (0.65%) Subversion
7 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 63 (40.91%) Finance
2 20 (12.99%) Banking
3 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.25%) Marketing
4 5 (3.25%) Advertising
5 4 (2.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.30%) Electronics
7 2 (1.30%) Automotive
7 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
8 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (27.92%) Analyst
2 38 (24.68%) Business Analyst
3 28 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 25 (16.23%) Architect
5 15 (9.74%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (7.79%) Developer
8 10 (6.49%) ScrumMaster
9 9 (5.84%) Agile Project Manager
10 7 (4.55%) Agile Coach
10 7 (4.55%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Tester
11 6 (3.90%) Agile Business Analyst
12 5 (3.25%) Integration Architect
12 5 (3.25%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.25%) Development Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Cognos Developer
13 4 (2.60%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.23%) .NET
2 22 (14.29%) Web Services
3 16 (10.39%) XML
4 15 (9.74%) Middleware
5 11 (7.14%) HTML
6 9 (5.84%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (5.84%) CSS
7 8 (5.19%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.90%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.90%) EJB
9 5 (3.25%) RESTful
9 5 (3.25%) J2EE
9 5 (3.25%) WCF
10 4 (2.60%) JSON
11 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.95%) FpML
12 2 (1.30%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.30%) LAMP
12 2 (1.30%) Spring
12 2 (1.30%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Open Source
2 12 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.25%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.60%) Video on Demand
6 3 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (1.30%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.65%) NHS
8 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) CESG
8 1 (0.65%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.84%) Windows
2 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (1.95%) UNIX
2 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (42.86%) Scrum
3 40 (25.97%) UML
4 38 (24.68%) RUP
5 37 (24.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 35 (22.73%) Waterfall
7 28 (18.18%) Project Management
8 24 (15.58%) SSADM
9 19 (12.34%) GAP Analysis
10 18 (11.69%) BPR
11 17 (11.04%) RAD
11 17 (11.04%) Business Analysis
11 17 (11.04%) BPMN
12 16 (10.39%) Business Transformation
12 16 (10.39%) Software Testing
12 16 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (9.74%) Data Modelling
13 15 (9.74%) Asset Management
14 14 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) SQL
2 16 (10.39%) C#
3 9 (5.84%) Java
3 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (5.84%) C++
4 5 (3.25%) Python
4 5 (3.25%) C
4 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.95%) Ruby
6 2 (1.30%) PHP
7 1 (0.65%) Scala
7 1 (0.65%) COBOL
7 1 (0.65%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.04%) ISEB
3 12 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (4.55%) Degree
6 4 (2.60%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.60%) APMP
6 4 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.65%) MCP
9 1 (0.65%) MCAD
9 1 (0.65%) MCSD
9 1 (0.65%) PMP
9 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) Basel III
1 14 (9.09%) Solvency II
1 14 (9.09%) Basel II
2 7 (4.55%) QA
3 5 (3.25%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.95%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
1 1 (0.65%) XenServer
1 1 (0.65%) vSphere
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) Xen
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.95%) Puppet
2 3 (1.95%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.94%) Oracle
3 14 (9.09%) IBM
4 9 (5.84%) Ektron
5 6 (3.90%) HP
5 6 (3.90%) Cognos
6 5 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.60%) Teradata
8 2 (1.30%) Netezza
8 2 (1.30%) Adobe
8 2 (1.30%) SAP
8 2 (1.30%) Vermilion
8 2 (1.30%) Tableau
9 1 (0.65%) RightFax
9 1 (0.65%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.65%) Pega
9 1 (0.65%) Sybase
9 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) Mapinfo
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