The first table below looks at the demand for Domain-Driven Design skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Domain-Driven Design over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
Rank 524 492 544
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +52
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 63 46 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.096% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.13% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 24
Average daily rate £425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £315 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £493
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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40055 34550 41999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.44% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24990 20571 23942
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 1138 1039 1411
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%

Domain-Driven Design
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Domain-Driven Design within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -32 60 £438 - 27
London -6 38 £450 +12.50% 15
City of London +7 12 £575 +35.29% 2
North West - 8 £390 - 2
Manchester - 8 £390 - 2
East of England -26 6 £525 +5.00% 4
Cambridgeshire - 5 - - 1
South East -1 2 £288 -17.85% 3
Scotland -9 2 £290 -42.00% 2
West Midlands - 2 £375 -
South West - 2 £275 -
Hampshire - 2 £288 -
Edinburgh - 2 £290 -
Hertfordshire -15 1 £525 +5.00% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Yorkshire - 1 £220 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £220 - 1
Dorset - 1 £275 -
Warwick - 1 £375 -
York - 1 £220 - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Watford - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Essex - - - - 1

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 128 (80.50%) TDD
2 121 (76.10%) C#
3 115 (72.33%) .NET
4 86 (54.09%) MVC
5 83 (52.20%) BDD
6 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (35.85%) ASP.NET
8 56 (35.22%) SQL Server
9 53 (33.33%) Scrum
10 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (29.56%) OO
12 47 (29.56%) CQRS
13 46 (28.93%) JavaScript
14 43 (27.04%) HTML
15 42 (26.42%) Java
16 38 (23.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 37 (23.27%) jQuery
18 36 (22.64%) NUnit
19 34 (21.38%) Finance
19 34 (21.38%) Unit Testing
19 34 (21.38%) .NET Framework
20 33 (20.75%) CSS
21 32 (20.13%) NHibernate
22 30 (18.87%) WCF
22 30 (18.87%) Visual Studio
23 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
23 29 (18.24%) RabbitMQ
24 28 (17.61%) Microsoft
25 26 (16.35%) E-Commerce

Domain-Driven Design
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 16 (10.06%) Node.js
2 14 (8.81%) CMS
3 8 (5.03%) Kentico
4 6 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.89%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.89%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.89%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.26%) MTS
6 2 (1.26%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) CMS400.NET
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.77%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) SaaS
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.66%) Internet
2 8 (5.03%) HTTP
2 8 (5.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.26%) DSL
3 2 (1.26%) LDAP
4 1 (0.63%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (35.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.21%) RavenDB
3 12 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.40%) Neo4j
6 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.52%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.89%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.26%) KDB
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (22.64%) NUnit
2 30 (18.87%) Visual Studio
3 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
4 21 (13.21%) TeamCity
5 17 (10.69%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (8.81%) ReSharper
7 13 (8.18%) MSTest
8 11 (6.92%) Moq
8 11 (6.92%) Maven
9 10 (6.29%) JUnit
10 9 (5.66%) SpecFlow
11 8 (5.03%) Ant
11 8 (5.03%) jMock
11 8 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (4.40%) Mockito
13 5 (3.14%) WiX
13 5 (3.14%) MSI
13 5 (3.14%) Subversion
14 4 (2.52%) Hudson
15 3 (1.89%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (21.38%) Finance
2 12 (7.55%) Banking
3 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.03%) Financial Institution
6 7 (4.40%) Retail
7 6 (3.77%) Marketing
7 6 (3.77%) Front Office
8 5 (3.14%) Legal
8 5 (3.14%) Games
9 4 (2.52%) Back Office
10 3 (1.89%) Publishing
11 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.63%) Advertising
11 1 (0.63%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 131 (82.39%) Developer
2 54 (33.96%) .NET Developer
3 44 (27.67%) C# Developer
4 23 (14.47%) Java Developer
5 22 (13.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (12.58%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.43%) Architect
8 11 (6.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (6.92%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (5.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Agile C# Developer
10 8 (5.03%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (3.77%) WPF Developer
11 6 (3.77%) Android Developer
12 5 (3.14%) Scala Developer
12 5 (3.14%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (72.33%) .NET
2 57 (35.85%) ASP.NET
3 51 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (27.04%) HTML
5 38 (23.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 37 (23.27%) jQuery
7 34 (21.38%) .NET Framework
8 33 (20.75%) CSS
9 32 (20.13%) NHibernate
10 30 (18.87%) WCF
11 29 (18.24%) RabbitMQ
12 26 (16.35%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (16.35%) WPF
13 23 (14.47%) HTML5
14 22 (13.84%) RESTful
14 22 (13.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (13.84%) Backbone.js
15 21 (13.21%) Web Services
16 18 (11.32%) Spring
17 16 (10.06%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Hedge funds
2 10 (6.29%) Open Source
2 10 (6.29%) Blog
3 8 (5.03%) Client/Server
3 8 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.40%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.14%) Derivative
5 5 (3.14%) Streaming Music
5 5 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.52%) Augmented Reality
6 4 (2.52%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.26%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) Windows
2 6 (3.77%) Android
3 4 (2.52%) UNIX
4 3 (1.89%) Linux
5 2 (1.26%) CentOS
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (80.50%) TDD
2 86 (54.09%) MVC
3 83 (52.20%) BDD
4 70 (44.03%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (33.33%) Scrum
6 50 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (29.56%) CQRS
7 47 (29.56%) OO
8 34 (21.38%) Unit Testing
9 26 (16.35%) E-Commerce
10 24 (15.09%) SOA
11 17 (10.69%) OOP
12 14 (8.81%) Kanban
13 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.29%) UML
14 10 (6.29%) Multithreading
15 9 (5.66%) OOD
15 9 (5.66%) Content Management
16 8 (5.03%) Web Development
16 8 (5.03%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 121 (76.10%) C#
2 46 (28.93%) JavaScript
3 42 (26.42%) Java
4 15 (9.43%) SQL
5 13 (8.18%) PHP
6 12 (7.55%) C++
7 8 (5.03%) Scala
8 7 (4.40%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.40%) Ruby
9 6 (3.77%) Python
10 5 (3.14%) Groovy
11 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.52%) Delphi
12 3 (1.89%) VB
13 2 (1.26%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.63%) Lisp
14 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.63%) C
14 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (15.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.63%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.03%) Sitecore
2 8 (5.03%) Facebook
2 8 (5.03%) Twitter
3 6 (3.77%) Oracle
3 6 (3.77%) Google
4 3 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.26%) Tradeweb
5 2 (1.26%) Sybase
5 2 (1.26%) JBoss
5 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.26%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.26%) eSpeed
5 2 (1.26%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.63%) Murex
6 1 (0.63%) Calypso
6 1 (0.63%) Fidessa
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