Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 105 119
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 +1
Contract jobs citing DSDM 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.060% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.071% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £431 £475 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.21% -8.65% +9.36%
10th Percentile £410 £463 £454
90th Percentile £447 £488 £593
South East median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +42.86%
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 1,878 1,413 1,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.69% 84.26% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 767 999
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £255 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £566 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 57 63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.42% +22.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.18 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.55 £38.30
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

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
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 20 January 2018. 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 -23 9 £431 -9.21%
DSDM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) CRM
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) OLAP
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) VBA
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) OLAP
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Digital Project Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Report Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SSRS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) CRM
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) B2C
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Kanban
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) Tcl
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM