The first table below looks at the demand for DOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DOM over the 3 months to 25 July 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 South East 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Document Object Model (DOM)
Rank 222 216 230
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing DOM 16 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £254 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £384 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2209 2097 2168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.08% 24.77% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1232 1132 1127
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 66 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £20.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
DOM
England

DOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DOM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DOM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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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
Berkshire +11 11 - -
West Sussex - 2 £250 -
Middlesex -4 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Surrey - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
DOM
England

DOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 40 (90.91%) HTML
3 39 (88.64%) CSS
4 30 (68.18%) Dojo
5 26 (59.09%) HTML5
6 23 (52.27%) Backbone.js
7 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 22 (50.00%) RESTful
8 21 (47.73%) CSS3
9 20 (45.45%) OO
10 19 (43.18%) HTTP
10 19 (43.18%) User Stories
10 19 (43.18%) Mobile App
11 15 (34.09%) Ajax
12 14 (31.82%) jQuery
13 13 (29.55%) XML
14 9 (20.45%) JSON
15 7 (15.91%) Java
15 7 (15.91%) SQL
15 7 (15.91%) XHTML
16 6 (13.64%) W3C
16 6 (13.64%) Validation
16 6 (13.64%) Refactoring
16 6 (13.64%) Firebug
16 6 (13.64%) Ext JS
16 6 (13.64%) GWT
17 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
17 5 (11.36%) WCAG
17 5 (11.36%) .NET
17 5 (11.36%) XSLT

DOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (6.82%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.82%) Liferay
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) HTTP
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Firebug
2 4 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.27%) JMeter
5 1 (2.27%) JBehave
5 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.27%) Robotium
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (13.64%) UI Developer
4 5 (11.36%) UI Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) QA Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) HTML
2 39 (88.64%) CSS
3 30 (68.18%) Dojo
4 26 (59.09%) HTML5
5 23 (52.27%) Backbone.js
6 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 22 (50.00%) RESTful
7 21 (47.73%) CSS3
8 15 (34.09%) Ajax
9 14 (31.82%) jQuery
10 13 (29.55%) XML
11 9 (20.45%) JSON
12 7 (15.91%) XHTML
13 6 (13.64%) Ext JS
13 6 (13.64%) GWT
14 5 (11.36%) XSLT
14 5 (11.36%) .NET
15 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
16 3 (6.82%) XSD
16 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.64%) W3C
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) OO
2 19 (43.18%) User Stories
3 6 (13.64%) Refactoring
3 6 (13.64%) Validation
4 5 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (9.09%) Web Design
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.27%) Scrum
8 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.91%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) C
3 4 (9.09%) XPath
4 3 (6.82%) VBScript
4 3 (6.82%) VB
4 3 (6.82%) C#
4 3 (6.82%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) WCAG
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Talend
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter