Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 79 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing DSDM 10 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 0.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Glasgow median daily rate £338 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Scotland median daily rate £338 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -30.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 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 1112 926 1401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.67% 82.46% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 492 748
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £258 £220 £232
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 27
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -23.47% +52.44%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Kanban
3 8 (80.00%) RUP
3 8 (80.00%) UML
3 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (70.00%) Kafka
4 7 (70.00%) JPA
4 7 (70.00%) AMQP
4 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
4 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (70.00%) Ansible
4 7 (70.00%) Docker
4 7 (70.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (70.00%) Couchbase
4 7 (70.00%) JBoss
4 7 (70.00%) IBM
4 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (70.00%) Python
4 7 (70.00%) JMS
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (70.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (70.00%) TIBCO
4 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Jetty
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreading

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 7 (70.00%) JBoss
1 7 (70.00%) Jetty
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (70.00%) Couchbase
2 7 (70.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (70.00%) Redis
2 7 (70.00%) Riak
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) FitNesse
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) HTML5
1 7 (70.00%) JMS
1 7 (70.00%) JPA
1 7 (70.00%) Kafka
1 7 (70.00%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (70.00%) Spring
1 7 (70.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Kanban
3 8 (80.00%) RUP
3 8 (80.00%) UML
4 7 (70.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (60.00%) System Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (30.00%) Open Source
8 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Ansible
1 7 (70.00%) Cobbler
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
1 7 (70.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) SAP