The first table below looks at the demand for Domain-Driven Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Domain-Driven Design over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
Rank 373 355 384
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +29
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 39 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 27
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £278 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £648 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Domain-Driven Design
England

Domain-Driven Design
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Domain-Driven Design across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Domain-Driven Design Jobs Demand Trend in London

Domain-Driven Design
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design across the London region.

Domain-Driven Design Daily Rate Trend in London

Domain-Driven Design
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Domain-Driven Design Daily Rate Histogram in London

Domain-Driven Design
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 11 £563 +50.00% 4
Docklands, London - - - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Domain-Driven Design
England

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Domain-Driven Design also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Domain-Driven Design.

1 92 (87.62%) TDD
2 71 (67.62%) C#
2 71 (67.62%) BDD
3 62 (59.05%) .NET
4 51 (48.57%) MVC
5 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (37.14%) Java
7 32 (30.48%) SQL Server
7 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
8 30 (28.57%) Finance
8 30 (28.57%) Scrum
9 28 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 25 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 24 (22.86%) OO
11 24 (22.86%) NHibernate
12 23 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (20.95%) CQRS
14 21 (20.00%) WPF
15 20 (19.05%) jQuery
15 20 (19.05%) WCF
16 19 (18.10%) .NET Framework
16 19 (18.10%) Spring
16 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
17 18 (17.14%) NUnit
18 17 (16.19%) HTML
19 16 (15.24%) Rhino Mocks
19 16 (15.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 15 (14.29%) Hedge funds
20 15 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Domain-Driven Design
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Domain-Driven Design also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Domain-Driven Design. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.57%) CMS
2 7 (6.67%) Node.js
3 6 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.86%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.86%) Sitefinity
4 3 (2.86%) Kentico
4 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.90%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) MTS
6 1 (0.95%) CMS400.NET
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.86%) GitHub
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) HTTP
1 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
1 8 (7.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.86%) MarkLogic
5 3 (2.86%) RavenDB
5 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.90%) KDB
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) NUnit
2 16 (15.24%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (13.33%) TeamCity
4 12 (11.43%) Maven
5 11 (10.48%) Git (software)
5 11 (10.48%) JUnit
6 10 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 9 (8.57%) jMock
8 8 (7.62%) Ant
8 8 (7.62%) Mockito
9 7 (6.67%) MSTest
9 7 (6.67%) Moq
10 4 (3.81%) Subversion
10 4 (3.81%) Hudson
11 3 (2.86%) ReSharper
11 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.90%) JIRA
13 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 30 (28.57%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 8 (7.62%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.71%) Games
5 6 (5.71%) Front Office
6 4 (3.81%) Back Office
7 3 (2.86%) Publishing
8 1 (0.95%) Marketing
8 1 (0.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (83.81%) Developer
2 28 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 27 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 23 (21.90%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Android Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Architect
8 7 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Scala Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (2.86%) Mobile Developer
12 3 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
12 3 (2.86%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (59.05%) .NET
2 32 (30.48%) ASP.NET
3 28 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 24 (22.86%) NHibernate
6 21 (20.00%) WPF
7 20 (19.05%) jQuery
7 20 (19.05%) WCF
8 19 (18.10%) .NET Framework
8 19 (18.10%) Spring
9 17 (16.19%) HTML
10 16 (15.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (13.33%) RESTful
12 13 (12.38%) Castle Windsor
12 13 (12.38%) Ninject
12 13 (12.38%) Hibernate
13 12 (11.43%) REST
14 11 (10.48%) JSON
14 11 (10.48%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 10 (9.52%) Open Source
3 8 (7.62%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.76%) Blog
5 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.76%) Streaming Music
5 5 (4.76%) Derivative
6 4 (3.81%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.90%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.67%) Android
2 4 (3.81%) UNIX
2 4 (3.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (87.62%) TDD
2 71 (67.62%) BDD
3 51 (48.57%) MVC
4 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (28.57%) Scrum
6 24 (22.86%) OO
7 23 (21.90%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (20.95%) CQRS
9 15 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 14 (13.33%) SOA
10 14 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 12 (11.43%) Kanban
12 10 (9.52%) Multithreading
13 8 (7.62%) Software Engineering
13 8 (7.62%) Web Development
13 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (6.67%) Android Development
14 7 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
15 6 (5.71%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (67.62%) C#
2 39 (37.14%) Java
3 25 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.52%) SQL
5 8 (7.62%) C++
5 8 (7.62%) Scala
6 6 (5.71%) Python
6 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.76%) Groovy
8 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.90%) Ruby
9 2 (1.90%) VB
9 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) Lisp
10 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.62%) Facebook
2 8 (7.62%) Twitter
2 8 (7.62%) Sitecore
3 7 (6.67%) Google
4 3 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.86%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.90%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.90%) eSpeed
5 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.90%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.90%) Sybase
5 2 (1.90%) Tradeweb
6 1 (0.95%) JBoss
6 1 (0.95%) Murex
6 1 (0.95%) Calypso
6 1 (0.95%) Fidessa