The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 65 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing DSDM 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £550 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £403 £411
% change year-on-year
+19.25% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.82 £22.50 £34.98
% change year-on-year
+121.42% -35.67%
DSDM
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
595 635 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.80% 78.59% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 352 321
Average daily rate £399 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSDM across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Primavera
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) APMP
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) ABAP
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) Documentum
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Extranet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (50.00%) RAD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SAP