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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 208 189 213
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Contract jobs citing DOM 3 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
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£538 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
1754 1708 2137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.18% 29.61% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 1282 1632
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.02 £16.00 £27.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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 3 August 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) VisualAge
4 1 (16.67%) Swing
4 1 (16.67%) J2ME
4 1 (16.67%) RSS
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Servlets
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VisualAge
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (16.67%) QUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (66.67%) VBA Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
2 1 (16.67%) Swing
2 1 (16.67%) J2ME
2 1 (16.67%) RSS
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (16.67%) JAXP
2 1 (16.67%) SAX
2 1 (16.67%) XML-RPC
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) RDF
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) AOP
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft