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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 82 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing DSDM 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.65% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £449
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £34.98 -
% change year-on-year
-35.67% -
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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
992 771 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 80.52% 79.00% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 474 398
Average daily rate £375 £325 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) RUP
2 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
2 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SOAP
1 3 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) RUP
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
1 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) VMware