The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 98 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DSDM 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £428 £417
% change year-on-year
+7.01% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.58
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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
1132 999 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.91% 81.75% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 714 324
Average daily rate £363 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -49.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.44 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSDM across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) Velocity
4 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) RUP
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle