The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank - 103 108
Contract jobs citing DSDM 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.37% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.82 £22.50 £34.98
% change year-on-year
+121.42% -35.67%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2041 1529 1582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.48% 70.11% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 875 849
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 103 81
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DSDM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
1 2 (100.00%) BPMN
1 2 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BPMN
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) RAD
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza