The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 107 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Contract jobs citing DOM 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.21% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.79% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £338 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DOM
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
516 379 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.41% 26.73% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 260 227
Average daily rate £353 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.11 £32.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DOM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) J2SE
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Perl Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (25.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) J2SE
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) SAX
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware