Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 21 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)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 463 578 706
Rank change year-on-year +115 +128 -56
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 445 302 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.37% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 225 104
England median daily rate £525 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -15.00%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £325
90th Percentile £625 £594 £594
UK median daily rate £525 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +7.69% +14.71% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80294 81883 85035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.66% 84.16% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54019 54581 56048
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1877 2118 2511
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Domain-Driven Design in England

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Domain-Driven Design in England

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Domain-Driven Design in England

Domain-Driven Design
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 21 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
London +127 347 £538 +4.88% 49
South East -8 46 £455 -4.21% 9
Midlands +17 17 £400 - 3
East of England 0 15 £525 +31.25% 3
North of England +28 11 £335 -18.29% 10
West Midlands +17 10 £425 +6.25%
North West +14 10 £335 -17.28% 7
East Midlands +2 7 £400 -4.76% 3
South West -13 7 £340 -27.47% 3
North East +64 1 - -
Domain-Driven Design
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 401 (90.11%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (59.78%) TDD
3 263 (59.10%) Java
4 222 (49.89%) Microservices
5 214 (48.09%) BDD
6 190 (42.70%) Continuous Integration
7 170 (38.20%) RESTful
8 169 (37.98%) CQRS
9 162 (36.40%) Git (software)
10 154 (34.61%) SOLID
11 153 (34.38%) Scrum
12 144 (32.36%) .NET
13 136 (30.56%) Test Automation
14 129 (28.99%) Pair Programming
14 129 (28.99%) MVC
14 129 (28.99%) AngularJS
15 128 (28.76%) REST
16 125 (28.09%) NoSQL
16 125 (28.09%) Mockito
16 125 (28.09%) C#
17 122 (27.42%) JavaScript
18 114 (25.62%) Software Engineering
19 109 (24.49%) MongoDB
20 106 (23.82%) OO
21 104 (23.37%) React
22 103 (23.15%) JUnit
23 102 (22.92%) DevOps
24 101 (22.70%) Kanban
25 99 (22.25%) SQL
26 96 (21.57%) Web Services

Domain-Driven Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 77 (17.30%) Elasticsearch
2 55 (12.36%) Confluence
3 51 (11.46%) WildFly
4 28 (6.29%) NServiceBus
5 19 (4.27%) CMS
6 18 (4.04%) EPiServer
7 10 (2.25%) IIS
8 8 (1.80%) Apache
9 6 (1.35%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.90%) Jetty
12 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.22%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.22%) JBoss
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.22%) Sitefinity
13 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 94 (21.12%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.70%) Google Play
4 6 (1.35%) Heroku
4 6 (1.35%) SaaS
5 4 (0.90%) GitHub
5 4 (0.90%) PaaS
6 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.45%) IaaS
7 2 (0.45%) npm
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.04%) HTTP
2 8 (1.80%) DNS
3 6 (1.35%) FTP
3 6 (1.35%) SSL
3 6 (1.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) CTI
4 1 (0.22%) Internet
4 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (28.09%) NoSQL
2 109 (24.49%) MongoDB
3 76 (17.08%) Relational Database
4 63 (14.16%) RDBMS
5 53 (11.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 42 (9.44%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (4.94%) SQL Server
8 21 (4.72%) MySQL
9 16 (3.60%) RavenDB
9 16 (3.60%) Redis
10 13 (2.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (2.25%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.80%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.35%) MarkLogic
14 5 (1.12%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.67%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.45%) Data Lake
16 2 (0.45%) DB2
16 2 (0.45%) InfluxDB
16 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 162 (36.40%) Git (software)
2 125 (28.09%) Mockito
3 103 (23.15%) JUnit
4 85 (19.10%) Maven
5 74 (16.63%) JIRA
6 68 (15.28%) SonarQube
7 63 (14.16%) IntelliJ
8 55 (12.36%) Vagrant
9 52 (11.69%) Checkstyle
10 51 (11.46%) Liquibase
11 47 (10.56%) TeamCity
12 45 (10.11%) gulp
13 41 (9.21%) Grunt
14 38 (8.54%) Octopus Deploy
15 37 (8.31%) Jenkins
16 28 (6.29%) Gradle
17 25 (5.62%) Cucumber
18 22 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (3.82%) Selenium
20 16 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 74 (16.63%) Finance
2 43 (9.66%) Banking
3 9 (2.02%) Games
3 9 (2.02%) Publishing
4 7 (1.57%) Retail
5 6 (1.35%) Electronics
6 5 (1.12%) Law
7 4 (0.90%) Marketing
8 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Legal
9 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 371 (83.37%) Developer
2 185 (41.57%) Java Developer
3 97 (21.80%) .NET Developer
4 68 (15.28%) Senior Developer
5 59 (13.26%) C# Developer
6 54 (12.13%) Agile Developer
7 39 (8.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (8.31%) Scala Developer
9 34 (7.64%) Agile Java Developer
10 32 (7.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 29 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
12 28 (6.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 22 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
14 21 (4.72%) Architect
15 20 (4.49%) Java Scala Developer
16 19 (4.27%) Angular Developer
16 19 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
17 18 (4.04%) Agile .NET Developer
18 16 (3.60%) EPiServer Developer
19 15 (3.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (38.20%) RESTful
2 144 (32.36%) .NET
3 129 (28.99%) AngularJS
4 128 (28.76%) REST
5 104 (23.37%) React
6 96 (21.57%) Web Services
7 81 (18.20%) Hibernate
7 81 (18.20%) JMS
8 79 (17.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 79 (17.75%) HTML
9 74 (16.63%) Spring
9 74 (16.63%) WireMock
10 72 (16.18%) JAX-RS
11 70 (15.73%) HTML5
12 69 (15.51%) Java EE
13 67 (15.06%) CSS
14 57 (12.81%) Dropwizard
15 56 (12.58%) ASP.NET
16 54 (12.13%) Drools
17 53 (11.91%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.91%) Linux Command Line
2 43 (9.66%) Greenfield Project
3 33 (7.42%) Fintech
4 29 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 19 (4.27%) User Experience
6 16 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.92%) Animation
10 12 (2.70%) Online Banking
11 9 (2.02%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.57%) iPad
12 7 (1.57%) iPhone
13 6 (1.35%) N-Tier
14 5 (1.12%) Computer Science
14 5 (1.12%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.90%) Spread Betting
16 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
16 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
16 3 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 96 (21.57%) Unix
2 54 (12.13%) VMS
3 33 (7.42%) Apple iOS
4 32 (7.19%) Linux
5 30 (6.74%) Android
6 9 (2.02%) Windows
7 5 (1.12%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.22%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (90.11%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (59.78%) TDD
3 222 (49.89%) Microservices
4 214 (48.09%) BDD
5 190 (42.70%) Continuous Integration
6 169 (37.98%) CQRS
7 154 (34.61%) SOLID
8 153 (34.38%) Scrum
9 136 (30.56%) Test Automation
10 129 (28.99%) MVC
10 129 (28.99%) Pair Programming
11 114 (25.62%) Software Engineering
12 106 (23.82%) OO
13 102 (22.92%) DevOps
14 101 (22.70%) Kanban
15 80 (17.98%) SOA
16 66 (14.83%) Front End Development
17 63 (14.16%) Web Development
18 59 (13.26%) Dependency Injection
18 59 (13.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 263 (59.10%) Java
2 125 (28.09%) C#
3 122 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 99 (22.25%) SQL
5 69 (15.51%) Scala
6 62 (13.93%) Groovy
7 52 (11.69%) JPQL
8 22 (4.94%) GraphQL
9 20 (4.49%) PowerShell
10 19 (4.27%) ES6
11 18 (4.04%) C++
12 15 (3.37%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.37%) Python
12 15 (3.37%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.37%) T-SQL
13 14 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 12 (2.70%) TypeScript
15 10 (2.25%) PHP
16 8 (1.80%) Kotlin
17 7 (1.57%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 51 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.64%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.92%) Degree
4 11 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.67%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (0.67%) CISSP
6 3 (0.67%) CITP
6 3 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.67%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.46%) QA
2 6 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.45%) EMIR
4 2 (0.45%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (4.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 47 (10.56%) Grafana
1 47 (10.56%) Kibana
2 45 (10.11%) logstash
3 17 (3.82%) Ansible
3 17 (3.82%) Puppet
4 13 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.80%) Nagios
5 8 (1.80%) ZABBIX
6 7 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (1.57%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.35%) Terraform
8 1 (0.22%) rkt
Vendors
1 55 (12.36%) Splunk
2 53 (11.91%) AppDynamics
3 51 (11.46%) New Relic
4 22 (4.94%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.82%) Apple
6 15 (3.37%) Google
7 13 (2.92%) Oracle
8 11 (2.47%) Perforce
9 6 (1.35%) Apigee
10 3 (0.67%) SAP
11 2 (0.45%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.22%) Cadence
12 1 (0.22%) IBM
12 1 (0.22%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.22%) Zend