The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 195 214 213
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing DOM 7 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.33% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate
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£488 £325 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £285 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £361 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1754 2116 2105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.64% 29.66% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1606 1628
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DOM across the City of London region.

DOM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DOM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DOM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

DOM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the City of London region.

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DOM.

1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Front Office
3 4 (30.77%) Back Office
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) XSL
4 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (23.08%) SEO
4 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (23.08%) SGML
4 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) Sass
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Linux

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Photoshop
1 3 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
1 4 (30.77%) Front Office
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) UI Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) UI Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Package Solution Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Demandware Developer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) XSL
3 3 (23.08%) SGML
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) Sass
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) JDBC
5 1 (7.69%) JAXB
5 1 (7.69%) SAX
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Commons
5 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) SEO
3 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Business Development
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) PHP5
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Demandware