Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Domain-Driven Design over the 6 months to 18 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.

Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +98
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.53% 0.068% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.078% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £355 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.41% - -
North West median daily rate £335 £405 £475
% change year-on-year -17.28% -14.74% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Domain-Driven Design 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1122 1276 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.17% 86.33% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 914 1164
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.93 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Domain-Driven Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Domain-Driven Design in Cheshire

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Domain-Driven Design in Cheshire

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Domain-Driven Design in Cheshire

Domain-Driven Design
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Knutsford - 4 £375 -
Macclesfield - 1 £525 -
Warrington - 1 £310 -
Chester - 1 £335 -
Domain-Driven Design
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) RAD
3 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) IntelliJ
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) Perforce
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) JPA
3 5 (71.43%) Java EE
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
3 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 5 (71.43%) JProfiler
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Gradle
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins

Domain-Driven Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) Gradle
2 5 (71.43%) IntelliJ
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) JProfiler
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
2 5 (71.43%) SonarQube
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) Java EE
1 5 (71.43%) JPA
1 5 (71.43%) REST
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
1 5 (71.43%) Spring Boot
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) LESS
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) RAD
3 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (14.29%) SOLID
6 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Perforce