The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 29 April 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 100 90
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs citing DSDM 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.15% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.36% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £313 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.55% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £450 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £450 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £388 £458
% change year-on-year +0.32% -15.30%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1113 1099 1085
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 84.06% 83.07% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 732 600
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 70 32
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -1.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.10 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.00 £50.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Surrey

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Surrey

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 1 £413 -
DSDM
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ATDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ATDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft