Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for DSDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DSDM over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 107 131
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24 -6
Contract jobs citing DSDM 7 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.057% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.067% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £431 £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.21% -20.83% +114.29%
10th Percentile £411 £463 £470
90th Percentile £641 £488 £699
South East median daily rate £423 £426 £500
% change year-on-year -0.88% -14.75% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

DSDM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1934 1483 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.78% 84.12% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 813 1137
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £236 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing DSDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Buckinghamshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DSDM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Buckinghamshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Buckinghamshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -17 7 £431 -9.21%
DSDM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Cognos
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
4 3 (42.86%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) VBA

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (28.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) OLAP
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Report Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) EAI Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SSRS Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EJB
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Tcl
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cognos
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle