Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 158 192
Rank change year-on-year -17 +34 -
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 17 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.30% 0.074%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.37% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 4
West Midlands median daily rate £480 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.11% -
10th Percentile £388 £325 £380
90th Percentile £580 £543 £488
England median daily rate £500 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +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 4,104 3,518 4,504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.74% 81.55% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,536 2,200 2,541
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £234
90th Percentile £575 £538 £545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 140 105
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.91% +19.44% -25.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.50 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.43 £51.60 £38.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year -12.00% +7.76% +8.41%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -8 11 £485 -3.00%
Birmingham - 3 £450 - 6
Domain-Driven Design
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
3 14 (82.35%) Maven
3 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
4 12 (70.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (64.71%) Kanban
5 11 (64.71%) Pega
5 11 (64.71%) BDD
5 11 (64.71%) Puppet
5 11 (64.71%) Java
5 11 (64.71%) Documentum
6 10 (58.82%) SOA
7 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
8 8 (47.06%) Microservices
9 6 (35.29%) JIRA
9 6 (35.29%) OO
10 5 (29.41%) .NET
10 5 (29.41%) Selenium
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
10 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
10 5 (29.41%) DevOps
11 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
11 4 (23.53%) Docker
11 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
12 3 (17.65%) Banking
12 3 (17.65%) Spring
12 3 (17.65%) JPA
12 3 (17.65%) Java EE
12 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

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 11 (64.71%) Documentum
2 3 (17.65%) Confluence
3 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) Captiva
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
1 14 (82.35%) Maven
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
3 5 (29.41%) Selenium
4 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (17.65%) Gradle
4 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
4 3 (17.65%) JProfiler
4 3 (17.65%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Senior Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Developer
4 7 (41.18%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Integration Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (29.41%) SOA Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Pega Developer
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
8 2 (11.76%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Tester
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 3 (17.65%) JPA
2 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (17.65%) React
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Spring Boot
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
4 12 (70.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (64.71%) BDD
5 11 (64.71%) Kanban
6 10 (58.82%) SOA
7 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
8 8 (47.06%) Microservices
9 6 (35.29%) OO
10 5 (29.41%) DevOps
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
11 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
12 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
12 3 (17.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 3 (17.65%) MVC
12 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (17.65%) RAD
12 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
13 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Java 8
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Pega
2 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Perforce
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) OpenText
4 1 (5.88%) Xamarin