Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 190 206
Rank change year-on-year +39 +16 -43
Contract jobs citing DSDM 32 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.72% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.37% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £325 £313
90th Percentile £475 £466 £422
England median daily rate £413 £450 £480
% change year-on-year -8.33% -6.25% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £57.00 - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3700 4586 5092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.33% 84.15% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2983 3490
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £537
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 132 178
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.01 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £41.95 £34.74
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

DSDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DSDM in Yorkshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DSDM in Yorkshire

DSDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DSDM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DSDM in Yorkshire

DSDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DSDM in Yorkshire

DSDM
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +21 22 £400 -4.76% 10
South Yorkshire - 7 £513 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £250 -
DSDM
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DSDM.

1 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) Kanban
4 13 (40.63%) BDD
4 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 13 (40.63%) RUP
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle
5 12 (37.50%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) Java
6 10 (31.25%) Project Management
7 9 (28.13%) Puppet
7 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
7 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
7 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.00%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) User Stories
8 8 (25.00%) Ruby
8 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (25.00%) Python
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (18.75%) Node.js
10 6 (18.75%) Big Data
10 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
10 6 (18.75%) Vagrant
10 6 (18.75%) Ansible
10 6 (18.75%) Docker
10 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (15.63%) Spring Boot

DSDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) Jetty
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) Tornado
1 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) CloudStack
3 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (15.63%) Couchbase
3 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.63%) Redis
3 5 (15.63%) Riak
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Vagrant
3 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
3 5 (15.63%) FitNesse
3 5 (15.63%) JBehave
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) Maven
3 5 (15.63%) Selenium
4 4 (12.50%) JIRA
4 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 4 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Java Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (9.38%) User Researcher
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Governance Manager
9 1 (3.13%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 6 (18.75%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
2 5 (15.63%) Flask
2 5 (15.63%) Gherkin
2 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
2 5 (15.63%) JMS
2 5 (15.63%) Kafka
2 5 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (15.63%) Spring
2 5 (15.63%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) VLE
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) Kanban
4 13 (40.63%) BDD
4 13 (40.63%) RUP
5 12 (37.50%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) Project Management
7 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
8 8 (25.00%) DevOps
8 8 (25.00%) User Stories
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
11 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
11 5 (15.63%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
11 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
12 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
13 3 (9.38%) Acceptance Criteria
13 3 (9.38%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (25.00%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) VB6
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Xen
2 3 (9.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (28.13%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) Ansible
3 4 (12.50%) Cobbler
4 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft