Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 75 88
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -
Contract jobs citing DSDM 17 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.49% 0.47% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.56% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Scotland median daily rate £363 £405 £300
% change year-on-year -10.49% +35.00% -36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £49.41
Scotland median hourly rate - - £49.41

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 982 892 1,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.06% 84.07% 79.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 459 659
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £255 £210 £213
90th Percentile £506 £459 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -15.52% +65.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.00 £47.03 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +3.57% -10.06% +12.53%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Glasgow

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Glasgow

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) RUP
3 12 (70.59%) Python
3 12 (70.59%) Ruby
3 12 (70.59%) Kanban
3 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
3 12 (70.59%) Puppet
3 12 (70.59%) Cobbler
3 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (58.82%) Ansible
5 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
5 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (52.94%) UML
6 8 (47.06%) JBoss
6 8 (47.06%) JMS
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
6 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
6 8 (47.06%) IBM
6 8 (47.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (47.06%) TIBCO
6 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
6 8 (47.06%) TIBCO EMS
6 8 (47.06%) Selenium
6 8 (47.06%) FitNesse
6 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
6 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
6 8 (47.06%) TDD

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) Jetty
1 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
1 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
1 8 (47.06%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) CloudStack
2 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Hadoop
2 8 (47.06%) Couchbase
2 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 8 (47.06%) Redis
2 8 (47.06%) Riak
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
1 8 (47.06%) FitNesse
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
1 8 (47.06%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Process Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) HTML5
1 8 (47.06%) JMS
1 8 (47.06%) JPA
1 8 (47.06%) Kafka
1 8 (47.06%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (47.06%) Spring
1 8 (47.06%) TIBCO EMS
1 8 (47.06%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) RUP
3 12 (70.59%) Kanban
4 9 (52.94%) UML
5 8 (47.06%) BDD
5 8 (47.06%) Concurrent Programming
5 8 (47.06%) Integration Testing
5 8 (47.06%) Multithreading
5 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
6 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
6 7 (41.18%) System Testing
7 5 (29.41%) Business Transformation
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
8 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Bash Shell
1 12 (70.59%) Python
1 12 (70.59%) Ruby
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
3 3 (17.65%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Xen
2 3 (17.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Cobbler
1 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (70.59%) Puppet
2 10 (58.82%) Ansible
3 4 (23.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
1 8 (47.06%) TIBCO
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) SAP