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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 121 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DOM 7 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% - 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate
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£270 - £306
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
611 684 596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.18% 28.04% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 370 319
Average daily rate £375 £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) JAXB
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Product Management
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Product Management
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Dell