Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 133 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 -27 +14
Contract jobs citing DSDM 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.27% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £338 £569 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.66% +19.74% -13.64%
10th Percentile £331 £456 £463
90th Percentile £344 £697 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £426
% change year-on-year - -6.16% -14.75%
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 1,572 1,846 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 86.14% 82.30% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 868 817
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £401 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -1.84% +8.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 55
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.97% +8.62% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.15 £9.51 £9.12
90th Percentile £45.25 £61.38 £44.60
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%

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 16 October 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 +12 3 £338 -40.66%
DSDM
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DSDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Primavera
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) APMP
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) IT Strategy

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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Primavera
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) APMP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft