The table below looks at the statistics for DSDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
Rank 128 150 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -39
Contract jobs citing DSDM 14 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.13% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 9
Median daily rate £420 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £325 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £480 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2308 2601 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.76% 81.51% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1818 1160
Median daily rate £420 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 80 59
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.83 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.04 £30.00
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 Yorkshire

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

DSDM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DSDM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DSDM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DSDM
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DSDM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

DSDM Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

DSDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DSDM Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +18 14 £420 +29.23% 3
DSDM
England

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
3 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (47.06%) Process Improvement
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Content Management
5 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (35.29%) Requirements Management
5 6 (35.29%) Business Transformation
5 6 (35.29%) User Stories
5 6 (35.29%) CMS
5 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 6 (35.29%) SDLC
5 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
5 6 (35.29%) MS Project
5 6 (35.29%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) Legal
5 6 (35.29%) Validation
6 5 (29.41%) UML
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (23.53%) User Experience
7 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
7 4 (23.53%) Use Case
7 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) OO

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in 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
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Legal
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Analyst
2 12 (70.59%) 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
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
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
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) WSDL
2 1 (5.88%) XML
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Process Improvement
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Business Transformation
3 6 (35.29%) Content Management
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Requirements Management
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
3 6 (35.29%) User Stories
3 6 (35.29%) Validation
3 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
3 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
4 5 (29.41%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) UML
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 4 (23.53%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) CBAP
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft