Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 176 200
Rank change year-on-year +4 +24 -
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 37 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 10
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £413 £413 £334
90th Percentile £504 £438 £458
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
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 4,394 4,041 5,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.99% 83.98% 84.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,687 2,587 3,143
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 141 153
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £25.00 £17.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.60% +46.03% -14.40%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.75 £10.61
90th Percentile £39.75 £48.75 £39.90
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 - 27 £470 - 4
Coventry -20 5 £500 +17.65%
Birmingham +8 3 - - 6
Domain-Driven Design
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 32 (86.49%) Scrum
1 32 (86.49%) Continuous Integration
1 32 (86.49%) Jenkins
1 32 (86.49%) Microservices
2 27 (72.97%) Selenium
2 27 (72.97%) JIRA
3 25 (67.57%) BDD
4 24 (64.86%) Cucumber
4 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (59.46%) SOA
5 22 (59.46%) REST
5 22 (59.46%) Confluence
5 22 (59.46%) Test Automation
6 20 (54.05%) WebDriver
6 20 (54.05%) TDD
7 19 (51.35%) .NET
7 19 (51.35%) Docker
8 18 (48.65%) Java
9 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
9 17 (45.95%) HTML
9 17 (45.95%) Documentum
9 17 (45.95%) Maven
9 17 (45.95%) Kanban
9 17 (45.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (45.95%) Pega
9 17 (45.95%) HTML5
9 17 (45.95%) Node.js
9 17 (45.95%) Puppet
10 16 (43.24%) DevOps
11 15 (40.54%) Git (software)

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 22 (59.46%) Confluence
2 17 (45.95%) Documentum
3 1 (2.70%) Captiva
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) GitHub
1 10 (27.03%) Google Analytics
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (27.03%) Slack
2 3 (8.11%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Functions
3 2 (5.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (86.49%) Jenkins
2 27 (72.97%) JIRA
2 27 (72.97%) Selenium
3 24 (64.86%) Cucumber
4 20 (54.05%) WebDriver
5 17 (45.95%) Maven
6 15 (40.54%) Git (software)
6 15 (40.54%) gulp
7 10 (27.03%) Artifactory
7 10 (27.03%) Gatling
7 10 (27.03%) IntelliJ
7 10 (27.03%) Sublime Text
7 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio Code
8 5 (13.51%) Bitbucket
8 5 (13.51%) Grunt
8 5 (13.51%) Moq
8 5 (13.51%) NUnit
9 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
10 2 (5.41%) MSTest
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Scala Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Automation Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Java Automation Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Tester
4 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Automation Tester
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Designer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.81%) UX Designer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Programmer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) REST
2 19 (51.35%) .NET
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
3 17 (45.95%) HTML5
3 17 (45.95%) Node.js
4 15 (40.54%) CSS
5 10 (27.03%) Gherkin
5 10 (27.03%) LESS
5 10 (27.03%) Play Framework
5 10 (27.03%) Sass
5 10 (27.03%) YAML
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
7 5 (13.51%) Ajax
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) Semantic HTML
8 4 (10.81%) Spring
8 4 (10.81%) Spring Boot
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.41%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (86.49%) Continuous Integration
1 32 (86.49%) Microservices
1 32 (86.49%) Scrum
2 25 (67.57%) BDD
3 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (59.46%) SOA
4 22 (59.46%) Test Automation
5 20 (54.05%) TDD
6 17 (45.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (45.95%) Kanban
7 16 (43.24%) DevOps
8 15 (40.54%) Continuous Deployment
9 12 (32.43%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (27.03%) Analytics
10 10 (27.03%) Pair Programming
10 10 (27.03%) Prototyping
10 10 (27.03%) Service Delivery
11 9 (24.32%) Coaching
11 9 (24.32%) Line Management
11 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
3 11 (29.73%) Java 8
4 10 (27.03%) Bash Shell
4 10 (27.03%) Groovy
4 10 (27.03%) Ruby
4 10 (27.03%) Scala
5 5 (13.51%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (45.95%) Puppet
2 10 (27.03%) Grafana
2 10 (27.03%) Graphite
2 10 (27.03%) Kibana
3 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Pega
2 12 (32.43%) Atlassian
3 10 (27.03%) Google
3 10 (27.03%) Splunk
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) OpenText