Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 187 197
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 +5
Contract jobs citing DSDM 7 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
East of England median daily rate £250 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +11.11% +4.52%
England median daily rate £413 £450 £480
% change year-on-year -8.33% -6.25% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £57.00 - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4279 3935 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.67% 81.39% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2463 2286 2717
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £542 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 313 390
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.80 £11.98
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DSDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in the East of England

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in the East of England

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in the East of England

DSDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DSDM in the East of England

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cambridgeshire -13 4 £480 +5.21%
Norfolk - 2 £250 -
Bedfordshire -11 1 £415 -
DSDM
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Confluence
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) SaaS
4 4 (57.14%) PaaS
4 4 (57.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (42.86%) Business Forecasting
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Workflow
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) ATDD
6 2 (28.57%) Big Data
7 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) Traceability Matrix
7 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (14.29%) DevOps

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (85.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) HR Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
5 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Business Forecasting
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
6 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (28.57%) ATDD
6 2 (28.57%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Kanban
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Workflow
7 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (14.29%) Traceability Matrix
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft