Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 89 83
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -5
Contract jobs citing DSDM 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.78% 0.075% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.087% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £365 £713
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.56% -48.77% +42.50%
10th Percentile £388 £348 £639
90th Percentile £507 £383 £776
South West median daily rate £488 £388 £650
% change year-on-year +25.81% -40.38% +32.65%
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 1,092 1,149 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 85.05% 86.07% 81.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 743 710
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +9.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £262 £256
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +1.35% +76.19%
10th Percentile £16.60 £13.00 £18.05
90th Percentile £47.20 £44.35 £66.05
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% +3.59%

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
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 20 August 2018. 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 - 4 £425 - 2
Swindon -9 1 - -
DSDM
South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Marketing
5 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (40.00%) Electronics
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (30.00%) ArchiMate
6 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (30.00%) RAD
6 3 (30.00%) ISEB
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) Quality Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) ArchiMate
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) OpenUP
4 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (10.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft