The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 553 468 483
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +15
Contract jobs citing DOM 42 102 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.73% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 42
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £539 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in England

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DOM across the England region.

DOM Daily Rate Trend in England

DOM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DOM across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DOM Daily Rate Histogram in England

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DOM across the England region.

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in England

DOM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 19 £450 -10.00% 13
South East -11 13 £400 +60.00% 4
North West -30 3 £369 -23.17% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
West Midlands +1 2 - - 1
East Midlands 0 2 £325 -7.14%
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DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 49 (62.03%) HTML
2 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
3 43 (54.43%) CSS
4 35 (44.30%) HTML5
5 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (37.97%) jQuery
7 29 (36.71%) CSS3
8 23 (29.11%) Ajax
9 22 (27.85%) JSON
9 22 (27.85%) Retail
10 21 (26.58%) AngularJS
11 18 (22.78%) SOAP
12 17 (21.52%) SQL
12 17 (21.52%) Java
12 17 (21.52%) HTTP
12 17 (21.52%) User Experience
13 16 (20.25%) OO
13 16 (20.25%) E-Commerce
14 15 (18.99%) XML
15 14 (17.72%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (17.72%) Spring
16 13 (16.46%) REST
16 13 (16.46%) MVC
17 12 (15.19%) Finance
17 12 (15.19%) .NET
17 12 (15.19%) Oracle
18 11 (13.92%) Web Services
18 11 (13.92%) Sass
18 11 (13.92%) Backbone.js
19 10 (12.66%) RESTful

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (7.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.33%) Node.js
3 3 (3.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.80%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) GIMP
3 1 (1.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Tridion
1 2 (2.53%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
1 2 (2.53%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) DNS
2 3 (3.80%) SSL
3 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.27%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.27%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.27%) HBase
5 1 (1.27%) Mahout
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Selenium
1 9 (11.39%) gulp
2 8 (10.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (8.86%) Bower
3 7 (8.86%) Grunt
4 6 (7.59%) Jasmine
5 5 (6.33%) Subversion
5 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.06%) JUnit
6 4 (5.06%) Fiddler
6 4 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.06%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.06%) QUnit
6 4 (5.06%) Yeoman
6 4 (5.06%) LoadUI
7 3 (3.80%) JSHint
7 3 (3.80%) webpack
7 3 (3.80%) JIRA
7 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (27.85%) Retail
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Banking
4 4 (5.06%) Front Office
5 3 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing
6 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Publishing
7 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (59.49%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Web Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) iOS Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.06%) VBA Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.06%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) UI Designer
8 3 (3.80%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.80%) UX Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.03%) HTML
2 43 (54.43%) CSS
3 35 (44.30%) HTML5
4 30 (37.97%) jQuery
5 29 (36.71%) CSS3
6 23 (29.11%) Ajax
7 22 (27.85%) JSON
8 21 (26.58%) AngularJS
9 18 (22.78%) SOAP
10 15 (18.99%) XML
11 14 (17.72%) Spring
12 13 (16.46%) REST
13 12 (15.19%) .NET
14 11 (13.92%) Web Services
14 11 (13.92%) Backbone.js
14 11 (13.92%) Sass
15 10 (12.66%) RESTful
16 8 (10.13%) J2EE
16 8 (10.13%) JSP
16 8 (10.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.59%) Graphic Design
3 4 (5.06%) Web 2.0
4 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.80%) NHS
5 2 (2.53%) PMI
5 2 (2.53%) Psychology
5 2 (2.53%) Wiki
6 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.27%) W3C
6 1 (1.27%) STB
6 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.53%) UNIX
2 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.27%) OpenBSD
3 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.25%) OO
2 16 (20.25%) E-Commerce
3 14 (17.72%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (16.46%) MVC
5 10 (12.66%) Web Design
6 9 (11.39%) TDD
6 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.39%) Web Development
7 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Product Management
7 6 (7.59%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 6 (7.59%) SOA
8 5 (6.33%) Data Management
8 5 (6.33%) Workflow
8 5 (6.33%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (6.33%) MapReduce
8 5 (6.33%) Master Data Management
8 5 (6.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.52%) Java
2 17 (21.52%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) C#
4 4 (5.06%) VBA
5 3 (3.80%) Ruby
5 3 (3.80%) XPath
5 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.53%) C
6 2 (2.53%) XQuery
6 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Google
2 6 (7.59%) IBM
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) Facebook
4 3 (3.80%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.80%) Perforce
5 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
5 2 (2.53%) Apple
6 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.27%) Sony
6 1 (1.27%) ATG
6 1 (1.27%) HP
6 1 (1.27%) Informatica
6 1 (1.27%) Retek
6 1 (1.27%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.27%) Broadcom
6 1 (1.27%) CyberSource