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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 121 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing DSDM 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.13% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.45% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
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£400 £395 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +26.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+19.37% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1815 1324 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.60% 78.62% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 832 651
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 51
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -53.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

DSDM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSDM across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Leeds -31 3 £325 -13.33% 3
Bradford - 1 £400 -
Halifax - 1 £400 -
Huddersfield - 1 £400 -
DSDM
Yorkshire

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) RUP
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Server Building
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
5 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 2 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Xen
6 1 (16.67%) Velocity
6 1 (16.67%) Use Case

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Velocity
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) RUP
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Server Building
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Xen
1 2 (33.33%) XenServer
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft