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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 190 192 204
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing DOM 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.50% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
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£525 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -17.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
1603 1783 1845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.54% 29.83% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1295 1377 1455
Average daily rate £425 £438 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 27
Average hourly rate £19.72 - £41.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.64 - £32.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 - £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 22 May 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) Meteor
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) QUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (28.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) QUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VBA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Meteor
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe