The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
UK
Rank 464 551 551
Rank change year-on-year +87 0  
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 135 77 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 52 49
Median daily rate £500 £434 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +2.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £351 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09%  
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37155 43761 41746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.85% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24488 28705 25865
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 1103 1195
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Domain-Driven Design in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Domain-Driven Design in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +84 123 £498 +16.37% 72
London +65 92 £500 +11.11% 44
South East +23 15 £385 +2.66% 12
City of London +18 14 £500 -2.43% 8
West Midlands +19 9 £500 +8.10% 1
Surrey +22 8 £375 -3.22% 3
Leatherhead - 8 £375 -
Swansea - 6 £545 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £400 - 1
Wales - 6 £545 -
West Wales - 6 £545 -
Scotland +29 5 £350 -36.36% 1
Coventry +3 5 £515 +8.42%
Milton Keynes - 5 £400 -
East of England -3 4 £463 +25.85%
Glasgow - 4 - - 1
Telford - 3 £500 -
Shropshire - 3 £500 -
North West +13 2 £331 -30.26% 3
Cambridge +10 2 - -
Croydon +9 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +7 2 - -
Berkshire +22 1 £450 +20.00% 2
Reading +20 1 £450 +20.00%
Edinburgh +17 1 £350 -36.36%
Manchester +10 1 £325 -31.57% 2
East Midlands -2 1 - - 3
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
Cheshire - 1 £338 -
Herefordshire - 1 £400 -

Domain-Driven Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 270 (87.66%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (60.06%) TDD
3 177 (57.47%) Java
4 149 (48.38%) Continuous Integration
5 133 (43.18%) Scrum
6 128 (41.56%) BDD
7 125 (40.58%) JavaScript
8 105 (34.09%) SQL
9 104 (33.77%) Microservices
10 100 (32.47%) REST
11 99 (32.14%) Web Services
12 93 (30.19%) .NET
12 93 (30.19%) Jenkins
13 92 (29.87%) C#
14 86 (27.92%) Amazon AWS
14 86 (27.92%) Relational Database
15 80 (25.97%) Spring
16 76 (24.68%) Git (software)
17 75 (24.35%) MVC
18 70 (22.73%) AngularJS
19 68 (22.08%) SOLID
19 68 (22.08%) Finance
20 67 (21.75%) HTML
21 63 (20.45%) OO
21 63 (20.45%) Pair Programming
22 62 (20.13%) ASP.NET
23 60 (19.48%) Ansible
24 59 (19.16%) ASP.NET Web API
24 59 (19.16%) Microsoft Azure
24 59 (19.16%) CSS

Domain-Driven Design
Top Related IT Skills 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 20 (6.49%) Apache Spark
1 20 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.22%) NServiceBus
3 5 (1.62%) Apache
3 5 (1.62%) JBoss
4 3 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (0.97%) CMS
4 3 (0.97%) GlassFish
4 3 (0.97%) IIS
4 3 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.97%) WebLogic Integration
4 3 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (0.65%) Confluence
5 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.65%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (5.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 86 (27.92%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (19.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.17%) PaaS
4 15 (4.87%) SaaS
5 8 (2.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 8 (2.60%) IaaS
6 4 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.42%) HTTP
2 13 (4.22%) AMQP
3 10 (3.25%) Internet
4 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (27.92%) Relational Database
2 49 (15.91%) NoSQL
3 48 (15.58%) MongoDB
4 40 (12.99%) SQL Server
5 35 (11.36%) DB2
6 24 (7.79%) Azure SQL Database
7 20 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (4.22%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.57%) Redis
10 9 (2.92%) GIS
10 9 (2.92%) Spatial Data
11 8 (2.60%) Apache Hive
12 7 (2.27%) MySQL
12 7 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.62%) RavenDB
15 4 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.97%) OLAP
16 3 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
16 3 (0.97%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 93 (30.19%) Jenkins
2 76 (24.68%) Git (software)
3 35 (11.36%) JUnit
4 33 (10.71%) Hudson
5 31 (10.06%) Gradle
6 30 (9.74%) Cucumber
6 30 (9.74%) Maven
7 25 (8.12%) TeamCity
8 23 (7.47%) Ant
9 21 (6.82%) Mockito
10 18 (5.84%) IntelliJ
11 17 (5.52%) SpecFlow
12 16 (5.19%) Subversion
13 15 (4.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (4.55%) Concordion
14 14 (4.55%) JBehave
14 14 (4.55%) MSBuild
14 14 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (4.55%) Selenium
15 11 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (22.08%) Finance
2 55 (17.86%) Banking
3 23 (7.47%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.52%) Electronics
4 17 (5.52%) Manufacturing
4 17 (5.52%) Marketing
5 10 (3.25%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.62%) Legal
7 4 (1.30%) Advertising
7 4 (1.30%) Automotive
7 4 (1.30%) German Language
7 4 (1.30%) Retail
8 3 (0.97%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Front Office
9 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.65%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 234 (75.97%) Developer
2 116 (37.66%) Java Developer
3 73 (23.70%) .NET Developer
4 59 (19.16%) C# Developer
5 53 (17.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (11.36%) Cloud Developer
7 31 (10.06%) Agile Developer
8 30 (9.74%) ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (9.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 22 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
10 22 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
11 21 (6.82%) Analyst
12 20 (6.49%) Angular Developer
12 20 (6.49%) Applications Developer
12 20 (6.49%) Architect
12 20 (6.49%) Business Analyst
13 17 (5.52%) AWS Developer
14 16 (5.19%) Scala Developer
14 16 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (32.47%) REST
2 99 (32.14%) Web Services
3 93 (30.19%) .NET
4 80 (25.97%) Spring
5 70 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 67 (21.75%) HTML
7 62 (20.13%) ASP.NET
8 59 (19.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 59 (19.16%) CSS
9 47 (15.26%) HTML5
10 46 (14.94%) XML
11 44 (14.29%) JSON
12 38 (12.34%) Play Framework
12 38 (12.34%) React
13 37 (12.01%) .NET Framework
14 36 (11.69%) RESTful
15 33 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 33 (10.71%) Hibernate
15 33 (10.71%) SOAP
16 28 (9.09%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.49%) User Experience
2 12 (3.90%) Fintech
3 11 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 7 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.95%) Derivative
6 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.30%) Blog
7 4 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.30%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.97%) DataPower
9 2 (0.65%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.65%) Clustering
9 2 (0.65%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.32%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.32%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.01%) Unix
2 13 (4.22%) Linux
3 2 (0.65%) Android
3 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.32%) Windows
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (87.66%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (60.06%) TDD
3 149 (48.38%) Continuous Integration
4 133 (43.18%) Scrum
5 128 (41.56%) BDD
6 104 (33.77%) Microservices
7 75 (24.35%) MVC
8 68 (22.08%) SOLID
9 63 (20.45%) OO
9 63 (20.45%) Pair Programming
10 58 (18.83%) Kanban
11 53 (17.21%) Open Source
12 50 (16.23%) Automated Testing
12 50 (16.23%) CQRS
13 49 (15.91%) SOA
14 46 (14.94%) Configuration Management
15 45 (14.61%) Software Engineering
16 40 (12.99%) Web Development
17 38 (12.34%) DevOps
18 32 (10.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 177 (57.47%) Java
2 125 (40.58%) JavaScript
3 105 (34.09%) SQL
4 92 (29.87%) C#
5 39 (12.66%) Scala
6 33 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 20 (6.49%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.52%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.87%) Groovy
10 7 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.27%) Ruby
11 6 (1.95%) Python
12 5 (1.62%) PHP
12 5 (1.62%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.30%) C
14 3 (0.97%) Erlang
14 3 (0.97%) Perl
14 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.97%) VBA
14 3 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 44 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.90%) Degree
4 2 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.32%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.42%) Dodd-Frank
1 29 (9.42%) EMIR
1 29 (9.42%) MiFID
2 17 (5.52%) QA
3 4 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (9.09%) Docker
2 16 (5.19%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 60 (19.48%) Ansible
2 13 (4.22%) logstash
3 11 (3.57%) Grafana
3 11 (3.57%) Kibana
3 11 (3.57%) rkt
4 10 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (3.25%) Puppet
5 2 (0.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 37 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.79%) Perforce
3 17 (5.52%) SAP
4 14 (4.55%) Oracle
5 13 (4.22%) New Relic
5 13 (4.22%) Splunk
6 11 (3.57%) AppDynamics
7 3 (0.97%) Google
7 3 (0.97%) IBM
7 3 (0.97%) Kony
7 3 (0.97%) Sybase
8 2 (0.65%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.65%) Terracotta
8 2 (0.65%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.32%) Alterian
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.32%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.32%) Mapbox
9 1 (0.32%) Twitter
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