The table below looks at the statistics for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 123 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing DOM 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.26% 0.039%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.86% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
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£275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
629 813 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.95% 29.76% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 487 334
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £32.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DOM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DOM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Edinburgh -7 4 £275 -21.42%
Glasgow - 2 £300 - 1
DOM
UK

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) JAXB
2 11 (84.62%) Performance Testing
3 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) Product Management
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
5 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Dell
8 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Spring
8 2 (15.38%) Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Ajax
8 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
9 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
9 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
9 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
9 1 (7.69%) TeamCity

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) CTI
1 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
1 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.69%) MSBuild
1 1 (7.69%) QUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Quality Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) JAXB
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Ext JS
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.69%) Dojo
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) UNIX
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Performance Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) SDLC
3 8 (61.54%) Product Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Dell
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft