The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 380 343 357
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Contract jobs citing DOM 32 46 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 44
Average daily rate £449 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £247 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £635 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £322 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £19.26
% change year-on-year
- +107.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
DOM
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 9 £423 -19.52% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 49 (69.01%) JavaScript
2 42 (59.15%) HTML
3 36 (50.70%) CSS
4 35 (49.30%) Ajax
4 35 (49.30%) jQuery
5 32 (45.07%) Java
6 31 (43.66%) XML
7 28 (39.44%) HTML5
8 27 (38.03%) JSON
9 23 (32.39%) CSS3
10 20 (28.17%) SQL
11 19 (26.76%) XPath
12 18 (25.35%) OO
13 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
14 15 (21.13%) Oracle
15 14 (19.72%) Backbone.js
16 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
16 13 (18.31%) OOP
16 13 (18.31%) XSLT
17 11 (15.49%) RDBMS
18 10 (14.08%) W3C
18 10 (14.08%) Linux
18 10 (14.08%) Maven
18 10 (14.08%) Java EE
18 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 9 (12.68%) REST
19 9 (12.68%) YUI
19 9 (12.68%) Dojo
20 8 (11.27%) Web Services

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (8.45%) CMS
2 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) Node.js
4 2 (2.82%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.41%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.41%) GIMP
3 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.94%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.49%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Maven
2 8 (11.27%) Selenium
3 7 (9.86%) Xcode
4 6 (8.45%) Jasmine
4 6 (8.45%) FitNesse
4 6 (8.45%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (4.23%) JUnit
6 3 (4.23%) Subversion
7 2 (2.82%) Mocha
7 2 (2.82%) Flex Builder
7 2 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
1 7 (9.86%) Banking
2 6 (8.45%) Front Office
3 4 (5.63%) Publishing
4 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Interactive Media
5 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Front-End Developer
3 13 (18.31%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Tester
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Implementation Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (2.82%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.82%) UI Programmer
9 2 (2.82%) UI Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Scala Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (59.15%) HTML
2 36 (50.70%) CSS
3 35 (49.30%) Ajax
3 35 (49.30%) jQuery
4 31 (43.66%) XML
5 28 (39.44%) HTML5
6 27 (38.03%) JSON
7 23 (32.39%) CSS3
8 14 (19.72%) Backbone.js
9 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
9 13 (18.31%) XSLT
10 10 (14.08%) Java EE
10 10 (14.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (12.68%) REST
11 9 (12.68%) YUI
11 9 (12.68%) Dojo
12 8 (11.27%) Web Services
12 8 (11.27%) .NET
12 8 (11.27%) JMS
13 7 (9.86%) Zepto.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) W3C
2 6 (8.45%) Derivative
2 6 (8.45%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.82%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.82%) Animation
3 2 (2.82%) Photography
3 2 (2.82%) RIA
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) iPhone
4 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.41%) Equities
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.41%) Exotic Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 6 (8.45%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.04%) UNIX
4 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) OO
2 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) OOP
4 8 (11.27%) Memory Management
5 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (9.86%) Agile Project Management
5 7 (9.86%) Project Management
5 7 (9.86%) SEO
6 6 (8.45%) TDD
6 6 (8.45%) Scrum
6 6 (8.45%) Progressive Enhancement
6 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.04%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (7.04%) Test Management
7 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.04%) MVC
7 5 (7.04%) Validation
7 5 (7.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (69.01%) JavaScript
2 32 (45.07%) Java
3 20 (28.17%) SQL
4 19 (26.76%) XPath
5 8 (11.27%) C#
5 8 (11.27%) XQuery
5 8 (11.27%) Ruby
6 5 (7.04%) PHP
6 5 (7.04%) VBA
7 3 (4.23%) Scala
7 3 (4.23%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.82%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (1.41%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.41%) XAML
9 1 (1.41%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) Section 508
2 5 (7.04%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) HL7
3 1 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 7 (9.86%) Yahoo!
3 5 (7.04%) Green Hat
3 5 (7.04%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) Apple
5 3 (4.23%) JBoss
6 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.82%) Adobe
6 2 (2.82%) Sencha
6 2 (2.82%) Zend
7 1 (1.41%) Twitter
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.41%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) Perforce