Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 162 177
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15 -41
Contract jobs citing DSDM 22 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.55% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £385 £325 £313
90th Percentile £461 £466 £422
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2578 3083 3797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.97% 86.17% 85.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1778 2021 2613
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 63 110
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.58 £10.26 £9.24
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £40.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% -

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DSDM in West Yorkshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +22 17 £400 +6.67% 9
DSDM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Scrum
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) RUP
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) Kanban
5 10 (45.45%) BDD
6 9 (40.91%) Puppet
6 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (40.91%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) Python
7 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
7 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 8 (36.36%) Ruby
7 8 (36.36%) DevOps
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management
9 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (27.27%) Node.js
9 6 (27.27%) Ansible
9 6 (27.27%) Docker
9 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 6 (27.27%) Vagrant
10 5 (22.73%) Spring Boot
10 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 5 (22.73%) Redis
10 5 (22.73%) Riak
10 5 (22.73%) Gherkin

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (22.73%) JBoss
1 5 (22.73%) Jetty
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) Tornado
1 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) CloudStack
2 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
3 2 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (22.73%) Couchbase
2 5 (22.73%) Hadoop
2 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 5 (22.73%) Redis
2 5 (22.73%) Riak
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 6 (27.27%) Vagrant
3 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
3 5 (22.73%) FitNesse
3 5 (22.73%) JBehave
3 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 5 (22.73%) Selenium
4 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Governance Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Information Governance Manager
7 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 6 (27.27%) Node.js
2 5 (22.73%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
2 5 (22.73%) Flask
2 5 (22.73%) Gherkin
2 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
2 5 (22.73%) JMS
2 5 (22.73%) Kafka
2 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (22.73%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
1 3 (13.64%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) VLE
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Scrum
3 12 (54.55%) RUP
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) BDD
5 10 (45.45%) Kanban
6 8 (36.36%) DevOps
6 8 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
9 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
11 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
12 2 (9.09%) Change Management
12 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
12 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 8 (36.36%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) APMP
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Xen
2 3 (13.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
2 6 (27.27%) Ansible
3 4 (18.18%) Cobbler
4 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft