Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 81 91
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 +8
Contract jobs citing DSDM 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.99% 0.093% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £538 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.72% - -
Scotland median daily rate £538 £405 £350
% change year-on-year +32.72% +15.71% -18.74%
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 1,212 931 1,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.90% 86.36% 81.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 492 585
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.04% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £201 £206
90th Percentile £511 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £17.32 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.91% -46.71% +28.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.57
90th Percentile £40.00 £44.50 £37.59
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.45 £33.71
% change year-on-year +20.38% -48.25% +23.14%

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 20 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DSDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) RUP
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) QA
6 5 (35.71%) Ruby
6 5 (35.71%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) ISEB
6 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (35.71%) Open Source
6 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
6 5 (35.71%) Cobbler
6 5 (35.71%) Puppet
6 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (28.57%) TOGAF Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Process Management
7 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
7 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
7 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (21.43%) CloudStack
1 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Jetty
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Couchbase
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Business Systems Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) JMS
4 1 (7.14%) JPA
4 1 (7.14%) Kafka
4 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) RUP
3 6 (42.86%) Kanban
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Process Management
5 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (7.14%) DevOps
8 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
1 3 (21.43%) Xen
1 3 (21.43%) XenServer
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Cobbler
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
3 3 (21.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (21.43%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) IBM