The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
England / South East
Rank 226 259 247
Rank change year-on-year +33 -12  
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 15 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Median daily rate £385 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £321 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £383 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £406
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.69%  
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6400 7467 7755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.51% 81.17% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 4586 4265
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 268 275
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Domain-Driven Design in the South East

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Domain-Driven Design in the South East

Domain-Driven Design
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +17 8 £375 -3.22% 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £400 - 1
Berkshire +25 1 £450 +20.00% 2
Domain-Driven Design
England

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 25 (92.59%) TDD
2 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) SOA
3 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (55.56%) SOLID
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (51.85%) AngularJS
4 14 (51.85%) C#
5 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
5 13 (48.15%) Finance
6 12 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 12 (44.44%) REST
7 11 (40.74%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
8 10 (37.04%) Spring
8 10 (37.04%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) HTML
8 10 (37.04%) Web Services
8 10 (37.04%) Scrum
9 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
9 9 (33.33%) HTML5
9 9 (33.33%) Microservices
10 8 (29.63%) WCF
10 8 (29.63%) MVC
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server

Domain-Driven Design
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (25.93%) NServiceBus
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) SaaS
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.70%) Event Store
5 1 (3.70%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) JSUnit
2 6 (22.22%) GoCD
2 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) Checkstyle
5 2 (7.41%) Cobertura
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
5 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.70%) Hudson
6 1 (3.70%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Automotive
2 4 (14.81%) German Language
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) .NET Developer
2 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Angular Developer
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) AngularJS
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 12 (44.44%) REST
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 10 (37.04%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) HTML5
7 8 (29.63%) WCF
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (25.93%) LESS
8 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
8 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
9 6 (22.22%) Node.js
9 6 (22.22%) Spring Cloud
10 5 (18.52%) Java EE
11 4 (14.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) TDD
2 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (55.56%) SOA
3 15 (55.56%) SOLID
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Microservices
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (29.63%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
7 7 (25.93%) DevOps
7 7 (25.93%) Pair Programming
7 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (22.22%) Change Management
8 6 (22.22%) Web Development
9 5 (18.52%) OO
10 4 (14.81%) B2C
10 4 (14.81%) Kanban
10 4 (14.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
4 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 4 (14.81%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.41%) F#
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) logstash
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.70%) Perforce