The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 184 209 216
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Contract jobs citing DOM 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £261 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £331
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1680 2091 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.16% 29.50% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1610 1717
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Front Office
3 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (16.67%) Zepto.js
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 2 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (33.33%) Front Office
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Package Solution Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Zepto.js
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) JAXB
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Dojo
5 2 (16.67%) YUI
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (16.67%) W3C
1 2 (16.67%) Derivative
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Exotic Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 2 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience Design
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
5 1 (8.33%) XPath
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Section 508
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Yahoo!
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft