Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 19 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 79 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +98
Contract jobs citing DSDM 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £480 £456 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.21% - -
East of England median daily rate £250 £450 £405
% change year-on-year -44.44% +11.11% +4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1166 917 1266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.29% 81.80% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 440 755
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
10th Percentile £230 £215 £263
90th Percentile £542 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 87 85
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +114.29% -36.36%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.65 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £50.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +25.90% +3.65%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Cambridgeshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Cambridgeshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cambridge -2 4 £480 +5.21%
DSDM
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (75.00%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) HR Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft