The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM)
South West / Somerset
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs citing DSDM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £415 £431
% change year-on-year +4.81% -3.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.82 -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 213 258
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.37% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 110 171
Median daily rate £365 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% -3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 15
Median hourly rate £40.75 £42.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +10.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing DSDM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Somerset

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Somerset

DSDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ATG
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum

DSDM
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ATG
1 1 (100.00%) BEA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay