The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 95 104 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Contract jobs citing DSDM 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.25% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.29% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £353 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £480 £410
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 -
DSDM
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1151 1365 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.39% 85.05% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 954 508
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DSDM across the Leeds region.

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Billing
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) C

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WSDL
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 4 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) RUP
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft