The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank - 55 51
Contract jobs citing DSDM 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.82% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.01% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £458 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.30% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.82 - -
DSDM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 398 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.43% 81.56% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 293 279
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -11.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

DSDM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) P3O
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (50.00%) MAPM
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) MAPM
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) P3O