The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 227 230 224
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing DSDM 18 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 10
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£388 £334 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.10% -12.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £220 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DSDM
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6729 6375 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.52% 71.86% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3766 3478 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 251 328
Average hourly rate £20.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DSDM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 11 £388 +26.53% 3
Hampshire -8 4 £336 +20.08% 1
Surrey +3 1 £320 -32.63% 3
Kent - 1 £325 - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) XML
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (35.71%) CMS
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 9 (32.14%) C#
6 9 (32.14%) MVC
7 8 (28.57%) Web Development
7 8 (28.57%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 7 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) jQuery
9 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Ektron
9 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
9 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (35.71%) CMS
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.57%) LiveCycle
5 1 (3.57%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) FastStats
1 1 (3.57%) SPSS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) DB2
5 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.14%) Ingres
6 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.14%) DataStage
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.86%) Subversion
4 4 (14.29%) JIRA
4 4 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) Ant
5 2 (7.14%) Toad
5 2 (7.14%) ERwin
5 2 (7.14%) Maven
5 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 2 (7.14%) Hudson
6 1 (3.57%) Moq
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) RPG Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) RPG Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior RPG Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) XML
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 8 (28.57%) WCF
4 8 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
6 5 (17.86%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) Ajax
7 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (10.71%) LINQ
9 2 (7.14%) SOAP
9 2 (7.14%) REST
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.57%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) iSeries
2 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) AS400
2 2 (7.14%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) MVC
4 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.86%) System Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Workflow
8 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) RPG
4 4 (14.29%) RPG IV
5 3 (10.71%) C
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) RPG/400
7 1 (3.57%) VB6
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.57%) Basel III
2 1 (3.57%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) vSphere
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Ektron
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) Open Text
3 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Alterian
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago