Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 158 209
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51 -
Contract jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 23 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.21% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.25% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 3
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £379 £413 £453
90th Percentile £520 £508 £488
England median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +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 4,233 3,596 5,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.47% 83.36% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,538 2,276 2,975
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £264 £250 £239
90th Percentile £575 £550 £542
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 122 122
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +25.00% -28.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.88 £10.73
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.40 £39.45
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -18 11 £485 -3.00%
Coventry -17 5 £500 +17.65%
Birmingham - 3 £450 - 3
Domain-Driven Design
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 18 (78.26%) BDD
4 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
6 14 (60.87%) Microservices
7 13 (56.52%) SOA
7 13 (56.52%) Maven
8 12 (52.17%) Kanban
8 12 (52.17%) .NET
8 12 (52.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (47.83%) Puppet
9 11 (47.83%) Java
9 11 (47.83%) Documentum
9 11 (47.83%) Pega
9 11 (47.83%) TDD
10 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (34.78%) MVC
11 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
12 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
12 7 (30.43%) REST
13 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
13 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
13 6 (26.09%) JIRA
13 6 (26.09%) Selenium
13 6 (26.09%) jQuery
13 6 (26.09%) Spring
13 6 (26.09%) HTML
13 6 (26.09%) CSS
13 6 (26.09%) Microsoft

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 (47.83%) Documentum
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) Captiva
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
2 13 (56.52%) Maven
3 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 6 (26.09%) Selenium
5 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
5 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
5 5 (21.74%) Grunt
5 5 (21.74%) gulp
6 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.70%) Gradle
6 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
6 2 (8.70%) JProfiler
6 2 (8.70%) JUnit
6 2 (8.70%) Moq
6 2 (8.70%) NUnit
6 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
6 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (26.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (21.74%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (21.74%) SOA Developer
7 4 (17.39%) Designer
7 4 (17.39%) UX Designer
8 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Integration Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Pega Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 6 (26.09%) Spring
3 6 (26.09%) Spring Boot
4 5 (21.74%) Ajax
4 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) Node.js
4 5 (21.74%) Semantic HTML
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.04%) React
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Public Cloud
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 18 (78.26%) BDD
4 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (60.87%) Microservices
6 13 (56.52%) SOA
7 12 (52.17%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (52.17%) Kanban
8 11 (47.83%) TDD
9 8 (34.78%) MVC
10 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
11 5 (21.74%) CQRS
11 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
11 5 (21.74%) Mobile First
11 5 (21.74%) OO
11 5 (21.74%) OOP
11 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (21.74%) Web Design
12 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
12 4 (17.39%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) Java 8
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.70%) Terraform
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Pega
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Perforce
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) OpenText
5 1 (4.35%) Xamarin