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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 247 254 239
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing DSDM 8 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.095% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 10
Median daily rate £428 £458 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +26.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £374 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £485 £410
% change year-on-year
-13.40% +18.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 -
DSDM
England

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
6833 7918 6986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.56% 79.78% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4186 4861 3893
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 268 268
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.41 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +1 4 £428 +14.00% 1
Berkshire +7 3 £313 -37.50%
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £475 +0.26%
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Project Management
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
5 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
6 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (26.09%) Inmon Methodology
7 6 (26.09%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (26.09%) Data Mart
7 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (26.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 6 (26.09%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Kanban
7 6 (26.09%) Cognos
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 6 (26.09%) Informatica
7 6 (26.09%) DataStage
7 6 (26.09%) Six Sigma
7 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) Toad
8 5 (21.74%) ISEB
8 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (17.39%) OLAP
9 4 (17.39%) MS Office

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Data Mart
1 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (26.09%) DataStage
2 4 (17.39%) OLAP
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Toad
2 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
2 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Project Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (13.04%) DSDM Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Project Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos BI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Online Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) RESTful
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Project Management
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
4 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
5 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (30.43%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) ETL
6 6 (26.09%) Inmon Methodology
6 6 (26.09%) Kanban
6 6 (26.09%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (26.09%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (26.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Six Sigma
6 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
10 2 (8.70%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
2 4 (17.39%) APMP
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.35%) SDET
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Cognos
1 6 (26.09%) Informatica
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Tableau