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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 88 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £388 £406
% change year-on-year +10.96% -4.61%  
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 769 1246 1177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.51% 82.63% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 696 672
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 13
Median hourly rate £15.18 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.07% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.12 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Domain-Driven Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 29 March 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 15 (93.75%) Scrum
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Spatial Data
3 8 (50.00%) GIS
4 7 (43.75%) Kanban
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) User Experience
5 6 (37.50%) User Stories
5 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Information Architecture
7 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (25.00%) Product Management
7 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
7 4 (25.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
7 4 (25.00%) Ansible
7 4 (25.00%) PostGIS
7 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (18.75%) SOA
8 3 (18.75%) Document Management
8 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (18.75%) Docker

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 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Spatial Data
2 8 (50.00%) GIS
3 4 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (18.75%) QGIS
5 1 (6.25%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Flyway
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Data Architect
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) GIS Architect
5 4 (25.00%) Geospatial Architect
6 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) PostGIS
3 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) Kanban
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (37.50%) User Stories
4 5 (31.25%) Information Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (25.00%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 4 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (25.00%) Product Management
5 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (18.75%) Case Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Microservices
6 3 (18.75%) Service Design
6 3 (18.75%) SOA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter