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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 148 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -5
Contract jobs citing DOM 2 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.12% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.38% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Average daily rate £175 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.57% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DOM
London

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
1001 1580 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.78% 30.75% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 1276 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) SAX
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) JAXB
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) EasyMock
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Toad
3 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (20.00%) VisualAge
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) SAX
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
4 2 (40.00%) Dojo
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) JAXB
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Office Automation
4 1 (20.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter