Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 February 2018 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 164 180
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 -26
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 12 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.51% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.62% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 1
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.25% +14.29% -33.33%
England median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,986 4,359 4,155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.28% 82.84% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,515 2,682 2,331
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £541 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 143 130
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.99 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.05% +10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.68 £10.72
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Domain-Driven Design in the West Midlands

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Domain-Driven Design in the West Midlands

Domain-Driven Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Domain-Driven Design in the West Midlands

Domain-Driven Design
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Shropshire +1 8 £485 -3.00%
Coventry -4 2 - -
Birmingham -6 1 - - 3
Domain-Driven Design
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Domain-Driven Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
3 10 (83.33%) Maven
3 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (75.00%) Java
5 8 (66.67%) Documentum
5 8 (66.67%) Scrum
5 8 (66.67%) Pega
5 8 (66.67%) Puppet
5 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (58.33%) Kanban
6 7 (58.33%) SOA
7 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (33.33%) JIRA
8 4 (33.33%) TDD
8 4 (33.33%) .NET
8 4 (33.33%) Microservices
9 3 (25.00%) DevOps
9 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (25.00%) MVC
9 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
9 3 (25.00%) Selenium
10 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
10 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 2 (16.67%) Node.js
10 2 (16.67%) REST
10 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js

Domain-Driven Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (66.67%) Documentum
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (8.33%) Captiva
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (8.33%) Gradle
5 1 (8.33%) JProfiler
5 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (8.33%) Mockito
5 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
5 1 (8.33%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 4 (33.33%) SOA Developer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (16.67%) Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Pega Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) JPA
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) BDD
3 10 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (66.67%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) Kanban
5 7 (58.33%) SOA
6 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (33.33%) Microservices
7 4 (33.33%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) DevOps
8 3 (25.00%) MVC
9 2 (16.67%) Coaching
9 2 (16.67%) Line Management
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) SOLID
10 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Pega
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) OpenText
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce