The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for DSDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DSDM over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing DSDM 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - - 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £415 £465
% change year-on-year -17.16% -10.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DSDM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 398 387 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.66% 80.12% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1559 674 1053
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £224 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 260 88
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -17.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £15.75 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £42.84 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Essex

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Essex