The table below looks at the statistics for Domain-Driven Design skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Domain-Driven Design over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
Rank 512 558 561
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +3
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 144 69 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 54 44
Median daily rate £475 £463 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +18.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44690 43131 40985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.93% 79.27% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29627 27316 25903
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1042 1233 1208
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Domain-Driven Design
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Domain-Driven Design Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Daily Rate Trend

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

Domain-Driven Design Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Domain-Driven Design Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 126 £475 - 55
London +15 75 £475 +5.55% 31
South East +13 31 £475 +2.70% 8
Edinburgh +22 26 £475 +46.15%
Scotland +8 26 £475 +46.15%
East Sussex +16 12 £438 -
City of London +33 11 £500 +33.33% 6
North West -7 11 £475 -19.14% 6
Manchester -10 11 £475 -19.14% 4
Croydon - 9 £444 -
Brighton +5 5 £500 -
Bromley - 5 £560 -
West Sussex - 5 £500 -
Surrey -4 4 £400 -15.78% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £475 +5.55%
Oxfordshire - 3 £475 -
Sussex - 3 £475 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £525 -
Northampton - 3 £525 -
East Midlands - 3 £525 -
West Midlands - 2 £463 - 1
Coventry - 2 £463 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £475 -
East of England +7 1 £375 - 1
Bristol 0 1 £488 - 1
South West -8 1 £488 - 5
Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 £375 -
Cambridge - 1 £375 -
Oxford - 1 £475 -

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Domain-Driven Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 183 (81.70%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (52.23%) TDD
3 106 (47.32%) Java
4 88 (39.29%) BDD
5 79 (35.27%) Scrum
6 66 (29.46%) .NET
6 66 (29.46%) AngularJS
7 64 (28.57%) MVC
8 63 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 63 (28.13%) REST
9 61 (27.23%) C#
10 56 (25.00%) jQuery
11 54 (24.11%) SOA
12 52 (23.21%) JUnit
12 52 (23.21%) Spring
12 52 (23.21%) CQRS
13 51 (22.77%) HTML
14 50 (22.32%) SOLID
15 48 (21.43%) Web Services
16 47 (20.98%) CSS
16 47 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (20.09%) SQL
18 44 (19.64%) Git (software)
19 42 (18.75%) HTML5
20 41 (18.30%) User Experience
21 36 (16.07%) Kanban
21 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
22 35 (15.63%) Microservices
22 35 (15.63%) Cucumber
23 33 (14.73%) Hibernate

Domain-Driven Design
Top Related IT Skills 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 21 (9.38%) Node.js
2 12 (5.36%) Confluence
3 11 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (4.46%) IIS
5 5 (2.23%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.79%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.79%) CMS
7 3 (1.34%) Apache
7 3 (1.34%) JBoss
7 3 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.89%) WildFly
9 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.38%) GitHub
2 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.89%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.80%) Internet
2 7 (3.13%) HTTP
3 2 (0.89%) DMZ
3 2 (0.89%) Extranet
3 2 (0.89%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) AMQP
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 31 (13.84%) SQL Server
3 25 (11.16%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 13 (5.80%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.46%) GIS
7 7 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (3.13%) MySQL
8 6 (2.68%) Big Data
9 5 (2.23%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.79%) Redis
11 3 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.89%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.45%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 52 (23.21%) JUnit
2 44 (19.64%) Git (software)
3 35 (15.63%) Cucumber
4 31 (13.84%) Jenkins
5 29 (12.95%) Maven
6 27 (12.05%) Gradle
7 23 (10.27%) Mockito
8 17 (7.59%) JIRA
8 17 (7.59%) jMock
9 16 (7.14%) NUnit
10 15 (6.70%) IntelliJ
10 15 (6.70%) Selenium
10 15 (6.70%) WebDriver
11 13 (5.80%) Hamcrest
11 13 (5.80%) Moq
12 12 (5.36%) MSTest
13 11 (4.91%) JMeter
14 10 (4.46%) Ant
14 10 (4.46%) Hudson
14 10 (4.46%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (14.29%) Finance
2 13 (5.80%) Banking
3 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.79%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (0.89%) Advertising
4 2 (0.89%) Games
4 2 (0.89%) Publishing
5 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) French Language
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 155 (69.20%) Developer
2 71 (31.70%) Java Developer
3 38 (16.96%) C# Developer
4 33 (14.73%) .NET Developer
4 33 (14.73%) Architect
5 30 (13.39%) Agile Developer
6 29 (12.95%) Analyst
7 23 (10.27%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (9.38%) Senior Developer
10 19 (8.48%) Agile Business Analyst
10 19 (8.48%) Angular Developer
10 19 (8.48%) Business Analyst
10 19 (8.48%) Data Architect
11 16 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
11 16 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
13 12 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 11 (4.91%) Senior Java Developer
14 11 (4.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (29.46%) .NET
1 66 (29.46%) AngularJS
2 63 (28.13%) REST
3 56 (25.00%) jQuery
4 52 (23.21%) Spring
5 51 (22.77%) HTML
6 48 (21.43%) Web Services
7 47 (20.98%) CSS
8 42 (18.75%) HTML5
9 36 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 33 (14.73%) ASP.NET
10 33 (14.73%) Hibernate
11 28 (12.50%) RESTful
12 24 (10.71%) XML
13 23 (10.27%) Java EE
13 23 (10.27%) SOAP
14 22 (9.82%) Ajax
14 22 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (9.82%) JAX-RS
15 21 (9.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.30%) User Experience
2 12 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.46%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.02%) Algorithms
5 9 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (3.57%) Statistics
7 7 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.13%) Blog
8 6 (2.68%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.34%) Tandem
10 2 (0.89%) iPad
10 2 (0.89%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.89%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (0.89%) Linux
2 2 (0.89%) Unix
3 1 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (81.70%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (52.23%) TDD
3 88 (39.29%) BDD
4 79 (35.27%) Scrum
5 64 (28.57%) MVC
6 54 (24.11%) SOA
7 52 (23.21%) CQRS
8 50 (22.32%) SOLID
9 47 (20.98%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (16.07%) Kanban
11 35 (15.63%) Microservices
12 32 (14.29%) User Stories
13 30 (13.39%) OO
14 28 (12.50%) Mentoring
15 26 (11.61%) Web Development
16 25 (11.16%) Unit Testing
17 24 (10.71%) Front End Development
18 23 (10.27%) OOP
18 23 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
19 22 (9.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 106 (47.32%) Java
2 63 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 61 (27.23%) C#
4 45 (20.09%) SQL
5 28 (12.50%) Scala
6 26 (11.61%) Groovy
7 18 (8.04%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.02%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.57%) C++
10 3 (1.34%) Python
10 3 (1.34%) VBScript
11 2 (0.89%) PHP
12 1 (0.45%) Clojure
12 1 (0.45%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.45%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.36%) Degree
3 10 (4.46%) ISEB
3 10 (4.46%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.27%) QA
2 9 (4.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.34%) Docker
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Ansible
2 3 (1.34%) Puppet
3 2 (0.89%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Shiro
4 1 (0.45%) Mesos
4 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.48%) Oracle
3 12 (5.36%) New Relic
4 9 (4.02%) Atlassian
4 9 (4.02%) Rally
5 8 (3.57%) ESRI
6 3 (1.34%) Splunk
6 3 (1.34%) Twitter
7 1 (0.45%) Adobe
7 1 (0.45%) SAP
7 1 (0.45%) VMware
7 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.45%) Zend
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