The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 45 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DSDM 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £458 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.30% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.82 - -
DSDM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 364 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 74.32% 80.00% 74.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 225 207
Median daily rate £408 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.84% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £590 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 27
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +59.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.00 £20.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.33 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DSDM across the Lancashire region.

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
DSDM
North West

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum-ban
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Process
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) TestDirector
2 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
3 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Open Workbench
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum-ban
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Process
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) IBM