The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 71 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing DSDM 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£419 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £455
% change year-on-year
- -9.34%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 735 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.16% 68.06% 65.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 384 270
Average daily rate £425 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 21
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.53% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Open Text
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (44.44%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (11.11%) Moq
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Ajax
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Velocity
4 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
4 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 3 (33.33%) Open Text
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Progress
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe