The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 415 417 409
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing DOM 17 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.045% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.15% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 24
Average daily rate £425 £450 £474
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £328 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £520 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DOM
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7239 6847 6978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.45% 30.53% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 4871 5068
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 31
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £19.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in London

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DOM Daily Rate Trend in London

DOM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DOM across the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

DOM Daily Rate Histogram in London

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in London

DOM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +44 3 £475 +11.76% 1
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (78.05%) JavaScript
2 26 (63.41%) CSS
3 24 (58.54%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
5 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (39.02%) Java
7 15 (36.59%) JAXB
7 15 (36.59%) HTML5
8 14 (34.15%) CSS3
8 14 (34.15%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
8 14 (34.15%) Front End Development
8 14 (34.15%) XSLT
9 13 (31.71%) XML
10 12 (29.27%) jQuery
11 11 (26.83%) JSON
11 11 (26.83%) Web Services
11 11 (26.83%) Backbone.js
11 11 (26.83%) REST
12 10 (24.39%) Oracle
12 10 (24.39%) Spring
13 9 (21.95%) Banking
13 9 (21.95%) Ajax
13 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
13 9 (21.95%) Finance
14 8 (19.51%) MVC
14 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
14 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (19.51%) Node.js
15 7 (17.07%) React
15 7 (17.07%) Web Development

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (19.51%) Node.js
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DSL
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Redis
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Riak
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Subversion
3 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.76%) EasyMock
4 4 (9.76%) gulp
4 4 (9.76%) JUnit
4 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.76%) Toad
5 3 (7.32%) Grunt
5 3 (7.32%) Maven
5 3 (7.32%) Mocha
6 2 (4.88%) Babel
6 2 (4.88%) webpack
7 1 (2.44%) Bower
7 1 (2.44%) git-flow
7 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.44%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (21.95%) Banking
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (24.39%) Java Developer
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (14.63%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (14.63%) HTML Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Digital Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Angular Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Messaging Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (7.32%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Interactive Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Java Middleware Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Interactive Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) CSS
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
3 18 (43.90%) AngularJS
4 15 (36.59%) HTML5
4 15 (36.59%) JAXB
5 14 (34.15%) CSS3
5 14 (34.15%) XSLT
6 13 (31.71%) XML
7 12 (29.27%) jQuery
8 11 (26.83%) Backbone.js
8 11 (26.83%) JSON
8 11 (26.83%) REST
8 11 (26.83%) Web Services
9 10 (24.39%) Spring
10 9 (21.95%) Ajax
11 7 (17.07%) React
11 7 (17.07%) SOAP
12 6 (14.63%) Java EE
12 6 (14.63%) Sass
13 5 (12.20%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) IPTV
1 5 (12.20%) Over-the-Top Content
1 5 (12.20%) User Experience
1 5 (12.20%) Video on Demand
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.44%) Blog
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Cryptocurrency
4 1 (2.44%) Life Science
4 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
4 1 (2.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
2 14 (34.15%) Front End Development
3 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
3 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.07%) OO
4 7 (17.07%) Web Development
5 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 5 (12.20%) UML
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
7 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
4 5 (12.20%) XPath
5 4 (9.76%) Groovy
5 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby
7 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.88%) ES6
7 2 (4.88%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) IBM