The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 102 112 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing DSDM 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.23% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.27% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Median daily rate £380 £485 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.64% +29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £357 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £557 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £498 £419
% change year-on-year
-9.54% +18.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +121.42%
DSDM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1293 1827 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 84.82% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1213 943
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 £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing DSDM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Leeds +9 3 £375 -22.68% 8
Halifax - 1 £420 -
DSDM
Yorkshire

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
3 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (52.94%) Scrum
5 8 (47.06%) Process Improvement
6 6 (35.29%) Business Transformation
6 6 (35.29%) CMS
6 6 (35.29%) SDLC
6 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
6 6 (35.29%) Legal
6 6 (35.29%) Validation
6 6 (35.29%) Content Management
6 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (35.29%) Requirements Management
6 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
6 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
6 6 (35.29%) MS Project
7 5 (29.41%) UML
7 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 5 (29.41%) User Stories
8 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (23.53%) User Experience
8 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
8 4 (23.53%) Use Case
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) OOD

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (35.29%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (35.29%) MS Project
2 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (35.29%) Legal
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Analyst
2 10 (58.82%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Process Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) Process Improvement
4 6 (35.29%) Business Transformation
4 6 (35.29%) Content Management
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Requirements Management
4 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 6 (35.29%) Validation
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
5 5 (29.41%) Kanban
5 5 (29.41%) UML
5 5 (29.41%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
6 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Ruby
1 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Xen
1 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat