The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 28 June 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 66 84
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18  
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 2 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 2.37% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 2.78% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 2
Median daily rate £400 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +46.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £475 £363
% change year-on-year -14.47% +30.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Domain-Driven Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1017 1153 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.22% 85.41% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2417 1939
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 26
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.91 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Domain-Driven Design in Edinburgh

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Domain-Driven Design in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
2 2 (66.67%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin

Domain-Driven Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft