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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 503 467 474
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +7
Contract jobs citing DOM 54 72 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.59% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £272 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12432 12178 11781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.27% 27.31% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8435 7786 7583
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 252 317
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.55 £42.50
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 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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +2 30 £406 +1.56% 9
South East -6 16 £388 -3.12% 3
North West -1 3 - -
West Midlands -1 2 £325 -13.33%
South West -20 2 - - 1
East of England -9 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 90 (74.38%) JavaScript
2 84 (69.42%) HTML
3 74 (61.16%) CSS
4 57 (47.11%) jQuery
5 56 (46.28%) XML
6 46 (38.02%) HTML5
7 45 (37.19%) Java
8 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (32.23%) Ajax
10 32 (26.45%) OO
11 31 (25.62%) AngularJS
12 29 (23.97%) CSS3
13 27 (22.31%) Spring
13 27 (22.31%) Maven
14 26 (21.49%) Oracle
15 25 (20.66%) Servlets
15 25 (20.66%) Web Services
15 25 (20.66%) HTTP
16 23 (19.01%) Linux
16 23 (19.01%) JSON
16 23 (19.01%) User Experience
17 22 (18.18%) Backbone.js
17 22 (18.18%) Tomcat
17 22 (18.18%) .NET
18 21 (17.36%) Windows
18 21 (17.36%) SAX
19 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
19 20 (16.53%) SOAP
19 20 (16.53%) Subversion
20 18 (14.88%) OOP

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 22 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.74%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.26%) JBoss
4 6 (4.96%) GlassFish
4 6 (4.96%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.96%) Node.js
5 4 (3.31%) IIS
6 3 (2.48%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (2.48%) Confluence
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.65%) CMS
7 2 (1.65%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.65%) Apache
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.31%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (3.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.48%) MS Project
3 3 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (2.48%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.83%) Tridion
4 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.26%) GitHub
2 2 (1.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.66%) HTTP
2 5 (4.13%) Internet
3 2 (1.65%) DVB
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.74%) Hazelcast
3 12 (9.92%) MySQL
4 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.79%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) DB2
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.83%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 27 (22.31%) Maven
2 20 (16.53%) Subversion
3 17 (14.05%) Eclipse
4 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.61%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (4.96%) JIRA
7 6 (4.96%) Selenium
8 5 (4.13%) Ant
8 5 (4.13%) Xcode
9 4 (3.31%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.65%) jMock
11 2 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.65%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.65%) EasyMock
11 2 (1.65%) NWDS
11 2 (1.65%) Mockito
11 2 (1.65%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Retail
3 8 (6.61%) Banking
4 7 (5.79%) Front Office
4 7 (5.79%) Back Office
5 5 (4.13%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.65%) Publishing
7 2 (1.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 104 (85.95%) Developer
2 35 (28.93%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (6.61%) UI Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.61%) Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) UI Programmer
7 6 (4.96%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 6 (4.96%) CRM Developer
8 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.31%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.48%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.48%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.48%) HTML Developer
11 2 (1.65%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (69.42%) HTML
2 74 (61.16%) CSS
3 57 (47.11%) jQuery
4 56 (46.28%) XML
5 46 (38.02%) HTML5
6 39 (32.23%) Ajax
7 31 (25.62%) AngularJS
8 29 (23.97%) CSS3
9 27 (22.31%) Spring
10 25 (20.66%) Servlets
10 25 (20.66%) Web Services
11 23 (19.01%) JSON
12 22 (18.18%) Backbone.js
12 22 (18.18%) .NET
13 21 (17.36%) SAX
14 20 (16.53%) SOAP
15 18 (14.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (14.05%) XSLT
16 17 (14.05%) Java EE
17 16 (13.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.01%) User Experience
2 12 (9.92%) Mobile App
3 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.96%) W3C
6 5 (4.13%) Wiki
7 4 (3.31%) Web 2.0
7 4 (3.31%) Social Media
7 4 (3.31%) Streaming Video
7 4 (3.31%) DTV
8 3 (2.48%) MPEG
8 3 (2.48%) Animation
9 2 (1.65%) Open Source
10 1 (0.83%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Linux
2 21 (17.36%) Windows
3 13 (10.74%) Android
3 13 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (6.61%) UNIX
5 5 (4.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.65%) VMS
7 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.45%) OO
3 18 (14.88%) OOP
4 17 (14.05%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.40%) MVC
6 13 (10.74%) Web Development
7 12 (9.92%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (9.92%) TDD
8 11 (9.09%) CRM
9 10 (8.26%) User Stories
10 8 (6.61%) Scrum
11 7 (5.79%) Web Application Development
11 7 (5.79%) ERP
11 7 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.96%) Software Testing
12 6 (4.96%) OOD
12 6 (4.96%) UML
13 5 (4.13%) Analytics
13 5 (4.13%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 90 (74.38%) JavaScript
2 45 (37.19%) Java
3 17 (14.05%) C#
3 17 (14.05%) SQL
4 13 (10.74%) XPath
5 7 (5.79%) Ruby
6 6 (4.96%) PHP
6 6 (4.96%) JPQL
7 5 (4.13%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (2.48%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.48%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.65%) C
9 2 (1.65%) VB
9 2 (1.65%) C++
9 2 (1.65%) Dart
10 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.83%) VBA
10 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.65%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (21.49%) Oracle
2 13 (10.74%) SAP
2 13 (10.74%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.61%) Adobe
4 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.13%) Twitter
6 3 (2.48%) Facebook
6 3 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.48%) Google
7 2 (1.65%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.65%) hybris
7 2 (1.65%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) Demandware
8 1 (0.83%) IBM
8 1 (0.83%) Perforce
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore