The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
England / North West
Rank 128 141 135
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing DSDM 7 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
Median daily rate £450 £493 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +24.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £480 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +121.42%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2141 3079 2376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.13% 80.96% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1876 1423
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 110 96
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +10 7 £450 +38.46% 2
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 4 (44.44%) BPMN
3 4 (44.44%) User Stories
3 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 4 (44.44%) Case Management
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
4 3 (33.33%) APMP
4 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (11.11%) APMG
6 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Case Management Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Migration Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Migration Project Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Telephony Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Telephony Project Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications Manager
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Project Change Manager
5 1 (11.11%) WCF Developer
5 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSD
2 1 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) BPMN
2 4 (44.44%) Case Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) RAD
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) APMP
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) APMG
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
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