The first table below looks at the demand for CQRS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CQRS over the 3 months to 23 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.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Command-Query Responsibility Segregation (also Command-Query Separation)
Rank 573 520 584
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +64
Contract jobs citing CQRS 23 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.064% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.088% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 1
Average daily rate £390 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41264 35135 42029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.48% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25706 20929 23993
Average daily rate £400 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1171 1050 1421
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%

CQRS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CQRS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CQRS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CQRS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CQRS within the UK.

CQRS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CQRS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CQRS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

CQRS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CQRS
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CQRS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England -57 23 £390 -20.00% 10
London -36 9 £538 +10.25% 6
Manchester - 7 £390 - 1
North West - 7 £390 - 1
Cambridgeshire -13 5 - -
City of London -16 5 £650 +30.00% 3
East of England -33 5 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £220 - 1
York - 1 £220 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £220 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Lincoln - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Bolton - - - - 1
Brighton - - - - 1
Market Harborough - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Orpington - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Ross-on-Wye - - - -
Southampton - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Surrey - - - -

CQRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CQRS 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 CQRS.

1 69 (94.52%) C#
2 60 (82.19%) TDD
3 54 (73.97%) .NET
4 47 (64.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 44 (60.27%) RabbitMQ
6 40 (54.79%) MVC
7 37 (50.68%) BDD
8 34 (46.58%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
10 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
10 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (36.99%) Scrum
13 26 (35.62%) NUnit
13 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
14 25 (34.25%) Unit Testing
14 25 (34.25%) CSS
14 25 (34.25%) HTML
14 25 (34.25%) OO
15 24 (32.88%) Visual Studio
15 24 (32.88%) RavenDB
16 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 22 (30.14%) TeamCity
18 21 (28.77%) Java
19 20 (27.40%) Finance
20 18 (24.66%) MSTest
21 17 (23.29%) WPF
22 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2008
22 16 (21.92%) RESTful
22 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS

CQRS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CQRS 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 CQRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.55%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) GitHub
3 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
1 2 (2.74%) DSL
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 24 (32.88%) RavenDB
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (20.55%) Neo4j
5 10 (13.70%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (35.62%) NUnit
1 26 (35.62%) Git (software)
2 24 (32.88%) Visual Studio
3 22 (30.14%) TeamCity
4 18 (24.66%) MSTest
5 14 (19.18%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (12.33%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.37%) Subversion
7 1 (1.37%) ProC
7 1 (1.37%) Moq
7 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.37%) xUnit.net
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Marketing
3 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.59%) Banking
5 5 (6.85%) Legal
6 4 (5.48%) Back Office
6 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 37 (50.68%) C# Developer
3 20 (27.40%) .NET Developer
4 17 (23.29%) Senior Developer
5 12 (16.44%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Python Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Scala Developer
10 3 (4.11%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Technical Leader
12 1 (1.37%) Architect
12 1 (1.37%) Programmer
12 1 (1.37%) .NET Programmer
12 1 (1.37%) ScrumMaster
12 1 (1.37%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (73.97%) .NET
2 44 (60.27%) RabbitMQ
3 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
4 29 (39.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (34.25%) CSS
5 25 (34.25%) HTML
6 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 17 (23.29%) WPF
8 16 (21.92%) RESTful
8 16 (21.92%) KnockoutJS
9 15 (20.55%) CSS3
9 15 (20.55%) HTML5
9 15 (20.55%) Web Services
10 14 (19.18%) NHibernate
11 10 (13.70%) Backbone.js
12 9 (12.33%) LINQ
12 9 (12.33%) jQuery
13 8 (10.96%) Silverlight
14 7 (9.59%) Castle Windsor
15 4 (5.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Hedge funds
2 10 (13.70%) Blog
3 6 (8.22%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.37%) FMCG
4 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.55%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) CentOS
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (82.19%) TDD
2 47 (64.38%) Domain-Driven Design
3 40 (54.79%) MVC
4 37 (50.68%) BDD
5 34 (46.58%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (36.99%) Scrum
8 25 (34.25%) Unit Testing
8 25 (34.25%) OO
9 14 (19.18%) E-Commerce
10 13 (17.81%) Pair Programming
11 10 (13.70%) Multithreading
12 9 (12.33%) Kanban
12 9 (12.33%) OOP
13 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
14 5 (6.85%) Feature Driven Development
14 5 (6.85%) OOA/OOD
15 4 (5.48%) OOD
16 3 (4.11%) ATDD
17 2 (2.74%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (94.52%) C#
2 21 (28.77%) Java
3 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.96%) Python
6 6 (8.22%) C++
6 6 (8.22%) Scala
7 4 (5.48%) Delphi
7 4 (5.48%) PHP
7 4 (5.48%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) C
8 1 (1.37%) Lisp
8 1 (1.37%) SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.37%) Murex
2 1 (1.37%) Calypso
2 1 (1.37%) Fidessa
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle
2 1 (1.37%) Google
2 1 (1.37%) WSO2
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