Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 September 2019 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 83 98
Rank change year-on-year -27 +15 -17
Contract jobs citing DSDM 11 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.58% 1.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.35% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £488 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +33.56% -48.77%
10th Percentile £435 £388 £348
90th Percentile £545 £575 £383
South West median daily rate £525 £488 £388
% change year-on-year +7.69% +25.81% -40.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,636 1,256 1,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.79% 86.44% 87.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,057 836 738
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £280
90th Percentile £656 £613 £588
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +0.67%
10th Percentile £30.50 £17.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.83 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.61% +7.24% +11.43%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Wiltshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Wiltshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Wiltshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DSDM within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2019. 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
Salisbury -6 6 £525 - 1
DSDM
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (90.91%) C
2 10 (90.91%) TOGAF
2 10 (90.91%) Project Delivery
3 9 (81.82%) DV Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Banking
6 5 (45.45%) Information Security
6 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
6 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
6 5 (45.45%) Local Government
6 5 (45.45%) PKI
6 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (45.45%) JSON
6 5 (45.45%) JIRA
6 5 (45.45%) Python
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) CA
6 5 (45.45%) C++
6 5 (45.45%) Java
6 5 (45.45%) JSP
6 5 (45.45%) SOAP
6 5 (45.45%) Web Services
6 5 (45.45%) XML
6 5 (45.45%) Linux

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Aerospace
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Local Government
1 5 (45.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
1 10 (90.91%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) JSON
1 5 (45.45%) JSP
1 5 (45.45%) SOAP
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (90.91%) Project Delivery
1 10 (90.91%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) ArchiMate
3 5 (45.45%) Architectural Design
3 5 (45.45%) Critical Thinking
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) IT Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 5 (45.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) DV Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) HMG Infosec
1 5 (45.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (45.45%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Atlassian
1 5 (45.45%) BiZZdesign
1 5 (45.45%) CA
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Sparx