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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 180 179 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing DOM 6 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.37% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 1.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
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£413 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% +6.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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
1519 1750 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.64% 29.26% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1308 1390
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 19
Average hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +114.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.96 £22.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £147.50 £82.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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
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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) OO
6 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (33.33%) Sass
7 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
7 4 (33.33%) CSS3
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
7 4 (33.33%) Subversion
8 3 (25.00%) XSL
8 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (25.00%) Node.js
8 3 (25.00%) MVC
8 3 (25.00%) SEO
8 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (25.00%) SGML
9 2 (16.67%) Twitter
9 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 2 (16.67%) User Experience
9 2 (16.67%) CRM
9 2 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (16.67%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) XMLUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) QUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 4 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle CRM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Demandware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) Ajax
5 6 (50.00%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (33.33%) Sass
7 4 (33.33%) CSS3
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) XSL
8 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (25.00%) SGML
9 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 2 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
10 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (8.33%) Laravel
10 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) SEO
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Demandware